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acetylene US English

A colorless pungent-smelling hydrocarbon gas, which burns with a bright flame, used in welding and formerly in lighting

acetylene lamp US English

A lamp in which acetylene gas is burned; especially one in which acetylene is generated by dripping water on to calcium carbide.

oxyacetylene US English

Of or denoting welding or cutting techniques using a very hot flame produced by mixing acetylene and oxygen