safety match Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “safety match” in the English Dictionary

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safety matchnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​match that will only ​startburning if you ​rub it along a ​specialsurface on ​itsbox
(Definition of safety match from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “safety match”
in Chinese (Simplified) 安全火柴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 安全火柴…
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