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Synonyms for fuse

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for fuse

to change from a solid to a liquid

to put together into one mass so that the constituent parts are more or less homogeneous

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Synonyms for fuse

an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded

any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant

become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat

equip with a fuse


make liquid or plastic by heating

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On Tuesday (6/18), Fuse Media's plan was approved by a Delaware federal bankruptcy court.
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The lift charge lights a second fuse that leads to the burst charge.
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The skilled artist will blend the fuse with details applied to represent feathers, muscle tone, fish scales, or similar finish work.
So Fried studied metal sintering and figured out how to use mechanical and ultrasonic vibration to fuse the particles together without melting them.