Fuse

The word fuse (sometimes spelled fuze) has several meanings:

  • Fuse (electrical), a device used in electrical systems to protect against excessive current
  • Fuse (hydraulic), a device used in hydraulic systems to protect against sudden loss of fluid pressure
  • Fuse (explosives), a burning device for communicating fire to fireworks, antique gunpowder munitions, or blasting caps
  • Fuze, a device for exploding military munitions such as bombs, shells, and mines

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Stuffy/the Fuses - Biography
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Famous quotes containing the word fuse:

    The force that through the green fuse drives the flower
    Drives my green age; that blasts the roots of trees
    Is my destroyer.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    The force that through the green fuse drives the flower
    Drives my green age; that blasts the roots of trees
    Is my destroyer.
    And I am dumb to tell the crooked rose
    My youth is bent by the same wintry fever.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    The Enormous Room seems to me to be the book that has nearest approached the mood of reckless adventure in which men will reach the white heat of imagination needed to fuse the soggy disjointed complexity of the industrial life about us into seething fluid of creation. There can be no more playing safe.
    John Dos Passos (1896–1970)