from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A portable burner for mixing gas and oxygen to produce a very hot flame, used for soldering, welding, and glass blowing.
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- n. A tool which projects a controlled stream of a highly flammable gas over a spark in order to produce a controlled flame.
- v. To apply a blowtorch to something.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a burner that mixes air and gas to produce a very hot flame
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