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fuse (fuze)1

 
pronunciation:
fyuz
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a tube or the like, filled with a combustible substance used to detonate an explosive.
definition 2: any mechanical or electronic device used for detonation.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: fused, fuses, fusing
definition: to attach a detonation device to.
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