What does safety fuse mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. safety fuse(noun)

    a slow-burning fuse consisting of a tube or cord filled or saturated with combustible matter; used to ignite detonators from a distance

  2. fuse, electrical fuse, safety fuse(noun)

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

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Safety Fuse

    A strip of metal inserted so as to form part of a circuit and of such size that a smaller current [than] would heat the regular wire of the circuit dangerously, so as to cause a conflagration for instance, would melt the fuse and open the circuit. As it sometimes happens that a safety fuse melts without parting a weight is sometimes hung upon it, so as to break it as it softens.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of safety fuse in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of safety fuse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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