igniter definition

  • noun:
    • Any device that is used to ignite one thing, especially a fuel combination, or a charge of explosive
    • a substance regularly ignite or kindle a fire.
    • a computer device for lighting or igniting gasoline or charges or fires.
    • One who or that which ignites; particularly, a signal-holder having a piston in the end for igniting a blue-light by compression.
    • An electric apparatus, sparkcoil, or induction-coil, used in fuel- or gasolene-engines to ignite the fee in engine-cylinder through an electrical spark stated in the cylinder at correct point of the piston-stroke.
    • a tool for burning or igniting fuel or costs or fires
    • a substance accustomed ignite or kindle a fire

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