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oxyacetyleneox‧y‧a‧cet‧y‧lene /ˌɒksiəˈsetəliːn◂ $ ˌɑːksiəˈsetl-iːn◂, -ən◂/ noun [uncountable] technical  TIHCa mixture of oxygen and acetylene that produces a hot white flame that can cut steel
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oxyacetyleneThere are such things as oxyacetylene torches, you know.In a nearby bush a defunct oxyacetylene cutter attracted the attention of a passing stoat.
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