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blowtorch

[bloh-tawrch] /ˈbloʊˌtɔrtʃ/
noun
1.
a small portable apparatus that gives an extremely hot gasoline flame intensified by a blast, used especially in metalworking.
verb (used with object)
2.
to weld, burn, or ignite with or as with a blowtorch.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; blow2 + torch
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British Dictionary definitions for blow-torch

blowtorch

/ˈbləʊˌtɔːtʃ/
noun
1.
a small burner that produces a very hot flame, used to remove old paint, melt soft metal, etc
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