blow torch


blow torch
torch that shoots out a hot flame

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • blow|torch — «BLOH TRCH», noun. 1. a small, portable torch that shoots out a very hot flame. A blowtorch is used to melt lead or solder, thaw frozen pipes, and burn off paint. 2. U.S. Slang. a) an airplane having a jet engine. b) a jet engine …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blow torch — For other meanings, including oxy gas torches, see Blowtorch (disambiguation). An old fashioned kerosene blowtorch / blowlamp A blowtorch (US), blow torch (US), or blowlamp (UK) is a tool for applying lower intensity and more diffuse flame and… …   Wikipedia

  • blow torch — A tool which is attached to a bottle of flammable gas. The gas is ignited to give an intense flame for brazing and soldering. The British term is blowlamp …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • blow·torch — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blow — may refer to: *Blowing, or exhalation *Strike (attack) *Drug slang for cocaine * Blow (film), a 2001 American film about drug trafficking * Blow ( My Name Is Earl ), a season 2 episode of My Name is Earl *Blow (drink), a brand of energy drink… …   Wikipedia

  • Torch (disambiguation) — A torch is a portable burning light sourceTorch may also refer to:* Torch (band), a Norwegian rock metal band. * Torch (cocktail), a cocktail * Torch (rapper), a German rapper * TORCH infections (aka TORCHES), a medical mnemonic for maternal… …   Wikipedia

  • torch — [1] The mechanism which the operator holds during gas welding and cutting, at the end of which the gases are burned to perform the various gas welding and cutting operations. [2] A British term for a flashlight. See blow torch cutting torch …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • blowtorch — blow|torch [ˈbləuto:tʃ US ˈblouto:rtʃ] n a piece of equipment that produces a small very hot flame, used especially for removing paint British Equivalent: blowlamp …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • blowtorch — blow|torch [ blou,tɔrtʃ ] noun count a tool with a flame at one end that is used for joining pieces of metal together or removing paint …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • blowtorch — blow•torch [[t]ˈbloʊˌtɔrtʃ[/t]] n. 1) mel a small portable apparatus that gives an extremely hot gasoline flame intensified by a blast 2) cvb to weld, burn, or ignite with or as if with a blowtorch • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang


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