What does marsh gas mean?

marsh gas meaning in General Dictionary

methane fuel produced when vegetation decomposes in liquid


Sentence Examples with the word marsh gas

We have thus an explanation of the occurrence of marsh gas and sulphuretted hydrogen in bogs, and it is highly probable that the existence of these gases in the intestines of herbivorous animals is due to similar putrefactive changes in the undigested cellulose remains.

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