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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fuse  \Fuse\,  n.  [For  fusee,  fusil.  See  2d  {Fusil}.]  (Gunnery, 
  Mining,  etc.) 
  A  tube  or  casing  filled  with  combustible  matter,  by  means  of 
  which  a  charge  of  powder  is  ignited,  as  in  blasting;  -- 
  called  also  {fuzee}.  See  {Fuze}. 
 
  {Fuse  hole},  the  hole  in  a  shell  prepared  for  the  reception 
  of  the  fuse.  --Farrow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fuzee 
  n  1:  a  friction  match  with  a  large  head  that  will  stay  alight  in 
  the  wind  [syn:  {fusee}] 
  2:  any  device  by  which  an  explosive  charge  is  ignited  [syn:  {fuse}, 
  {fuze},  {fusee},  {primer}] 




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