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

  • n. A device designed to keep sparks from escaping, as at a chimney opening.
  • n. A device used to control electric sparking at a point where a circuit is made or broken.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a contrivance to prevent the escape of sparks while it allows the passage of gas, -- chiefly used in the smokestack of a wood-burning locomotive. Called also spark consumer.

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

  • n. electrical device to reduce sparking when electrical contacts are opened or closed
  • n. a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack

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