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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small service burner, as in a boiler system, kept lighted to ignite main fires.
  • n. See pilot light.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small auxiliary gas burner that provides a flame to ignite a larger gas burner

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