firelighter
firelighter firelighter n. (a piece of) a substance that burns easily and can be used to start a coal or coke fire. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • firelighter — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a piece of flammable material used to help start a fire …   English terms dictionary

  • firelighter — UK [ˈfaɪə(r)ˌlaɪtə(r)] / US [ˈfaɪrˌlaɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms firelighter : singular firelighter plural firelighters British a piece of a substance made from chemicals that is used for lighting a fire …   English dictionary

  • firelighter — noun small block of flammable substance, typically sawdust and wax combined, used to light fires …   Wiktionary

  • firelighter — fire|light|er [ˈfaıəˌlaıtə US ˈfaırˌlaıtər] n BrE a piece of a substance that burns easily and helps to light a coal fire …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • firelighter — n. (British) kindling, small sticks of wood or other flammable materials that are used for starting fires …   English contemporary dictionary

  • firelighter — noun Brit. a piece of flammable material used to help start a fire …   English new terms dictionary

  • firelighter — noun (C) BrE a piece of a substance that burns easily and helps to light a coal fire …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • firelighter — /ˈfaɪəlaɪtə/ (say fuyuhluytuh) noun material which is impregnated with a highly flammable substance; designed to be used for kindling fires …   Australian English dictionary

  • firelighter — noun (a piece of) a substance that burns easily and can be used to start a coal or coke fire • Hypernyms: ↑igniter, ↑ignitor, ↑lighter …   Useful english dictionary

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