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English definition of “oxyacetylene”


noun [U]     /ˌɒəˈset.əl.iːn/ US  /ˌɑːəˈset̬-/ specialized
a mixture of oxygen and acetylene (= a gas ) that produces a hot bright flame , and that can be used for cutting metal : an oxyacetylene lamp / torch Specific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
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