Definition of Fuze

1. Noun. Any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant.

Exact synonyms: Fuse, Fusee, Fuzee, Primer, Priming
Specialized synonyms: Detonating Fuse, Safety Fuse, Time-fuse
Generic synonyms: Igniter, Ignitor, Light, Lighter
Derivative terms: Fuse, Prime



Definition of Fuze

1. n. A tube, filled with combustible matter, for exploding a shell, etc. See Fuse, n.

Definition of Fuze

1. Noun. An alternative spelling of '''fuse''' in the sense of a detonator. ¹

2. Verb. To attach a fuze or similar detonator. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fuze

1. to fuse [v FUZED, FUZING, FUZES] - See also: fuse

Medical Definition of Fuze

1. A tube, filled with combustible matter, for exploding a shell, etc. See Fuse, Chemical fuze, a fuze in which substances separated until required for action are then brought into contact, and uniting chemically, produce explosion. Concussion fuze, a fuze ignited by the striking of the projectile. Electric fuze, a fuze which is ignited by heat or a spark produced by an electric current. Friction fuze, a fuze which is ignited by the heat evolved by friction. Percussion fuze, a fuze in which the ignition is produced by a blow on some fulminating compound. Time fuze, a fuze adapted, either by its length or by the character of its composition, to burn a certain time before producing an explosion. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fuze

futurition
futurity
futurize
futurized
futurizes
futurizing
futurological
futurologies
futurologist
futurologists
futurology
futzed
futzes
futzing
fuze (current term)
fuzed
fuzee
fuzees
fuzes
fuzil
fuzils
fuzing
fuzz
fuzz box
fuzz boxes
fuzz out
fuzz test
fuzz testing
fuzz tests

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