Sparker
Sparker Spark"er, n. A spark arrester. [1913 Webster]

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  • sparker — spark·er …   English syllables

  • sparker — /ˈspakə/ (say spahkuh) noun 1. something that produces sparks. 2. an apparatus used to test insulation on wires. {spark1 + er1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sparker — noun a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack • Syn: ↑spark arrester • Hypernyms: ↑net, ↑network, ↑mesh, ↑meshing, ↑meshwork …   Useful english dictionary

  • spark — I. noun Etymology: Middle English sparke, from Old English spearca; akin to Middle Dutch sparke spark and perhaps to Latin spargere to scatter Date: before 12th century 1. a. a small particle of a burning substance thrown out by a body in… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • spark — spark1 [spärk] n. [ME sperke < OE spearca, akin to MDu sparke < IE base * sp(h)er(e) g , to strew, sprinkle > SPRINKLE, L spargere] 1. a glowing bit of matter, esp. one thrown off by a fire 2. any flash or sparkle of light like this 3. a …   English World dictionary

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