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English definition of “hot-air gun”

hot-air gun

noun [C]    
an electrical tool that blows out hot air and is used to make paint on surfaces softer so that it can be removed more easilyToolsGardening tools
(Definition of hot-air gun noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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