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. a combustible or explosive device for producing a striking display of light or a loud noise, used for signaling or as part of a celebration.
a pyrotechnic display.
a display of violent temper or fierce activity.
any spectacular display, especially of wit or of a technical feat by a musician or dancer.
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Another, painted at the turn of the millennium, presents an imaginary
Those who stay at home whisper prayers for their ancestors, while in the parks, there are celebratory
The cruise offers incredible views of the
displays going on around the lake.
No matter how small or large a
device may be, it is a potential fire starter.
The adult igniting the
s should always wear eye protection and never have any part of the body over the
As a convenience a link is provided in this section to the department's application for
Here's a list of a few common
ingredients, their use, and what makes them so dangerous.
Never have any portion of your body directly over a
is lit, get away quickly to a safe distance.
Find the perfect perch on a blanket or boat and watch the night sky sparkle with an array of
British Dictionary definitions for
a device, such as a Catherine wheel, Roman candle, or rocket, in which combustible materials are ignited and produce coloured flames, sparks, and smoke, sometimes accompanied by bangs
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