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Definition 1: any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fusee in the sense of this definition

(fusee is a kind of ...) a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires

"do you have a light?"

(... is a kind of fusee ) a fuse containing an explosive

(... is a kind of fusee ) a slow-burning fuse consisting of a tube or cord filled or saturated with combustible matter; used to ignite detonators from a distance

(... is a kind of fusee ) a fuse made to burn for a given time (especially to explode a bomb)

Definition 2: a friction match with a large head that will stay alight in the wind - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fusee in the sense of this definition

(fusee is a kind of ...) lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction

"he always carries matches to light his pipe" "as long you've a lucifer to light your fag"

Definition 3: a colored flare used as a warning signal by trucks and trains - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fusee in the sense of this definition

(fusee is a kind of ...) a device that produces a bright light for warning or illumination or identification

Definition 4: a spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fusee in the sense of this definition

(fusee is a kind of ...) a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine

"a variable speed drive permitted operation through a range of speeds"

(... is part of fusee) a timepiece that shows the time of day

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