blowlamp vs blowtorch what difference

what is difference between blowlamp and blowtorch

English

Etymology

blow +‎ lamp

Noun

blowlamp (plural blowlamps)

  1. A burner that burns a fuel in air to produce a hot flame; a blowtorch
    • 1949, George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Part One, Chapter 1,[1]
      [] the rage that one felt was an abstract, undirected emotion which could be switched from one object to another like the flame of a blowlamp.


English

Alternative forms

  • blow torch

Etymology

blow +‎ torch

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈbləʊˌtɔːtʃ/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈbloʊˌtɔɹtʃ/

Noun

blowtorch (plural blowtorches)

  1. A tool which projects a controlled stream of a highly flammable gas over a spark in order to produce a controlled flame.
  2. (US, military, slang) A jet fighter.
    • 1949, Popular Science (volume 155, number 6, page 120)
      When the firecan jockeys have flown their blowtorches some 100,000 miles, the doctors take over for the ground physical.

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Verb

blowtorch (third-person singular simple present blowtorches, present participle blowtorching, simple past and past participle blowtorched)

  1. To apply a blowtorch to something.

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