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Definition of oxyacetylene adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

oxyacetylene

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˌɑksiəˈsɛt̮lˌin//
 
, NAmE//ˌɑksiəˈsɛt̮l̩ən//
 
 
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connected with a mixture of oxygen and acetylene gas that produces a very hot flame, used especially for cutting or joining metal an oxyacetylene torch
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