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  • n. pyrophorus
  • n. a firefly of the genus Pyrophorus

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A body which will become ignited if exposed to air or water, such as self-lighting logs intended for use at sea in facilitating the rescue of a person who is overboard.
  • n. A composition or an apparatus for kindling fire.

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