Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air
  2. (noun, person) German chemist who with Kirchhoff pioneered spectrum analysis but is remembered mainly for his invention of the Bunsen burner (1811-1899)

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Alternate forms of Bunsen

Hypernyms: gas burner, gas jet

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