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  Definition of fusee
  1. any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant
  2. a friction match with a large head that will stay alight in the wind
  3. a colored flare used as a warning signal by trucks and trains
  4. a spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring
Similar Words: fuse, fuze, fuzee, primer, priming, fusee drive

 

Hyponyms: detonating fuse, safety fuse, time-fuse

 

Part Meronyms: clock

 

Derivational Morphology: prime, fuse

 

 
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