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firecracker

noun fire·crack·er \-ˌkra-kər\

: a small paper cylinder that is filled with an explosive and that produces a loud noise when it explodes

Full Definition of FIRECRACKER

:  a usually paper cylinder containing an explosive and a fuse and set off to make a noise
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First Known Use of FIRECRACKER

1829
FIRECRACKER Defined for Kids

firecracker

noun fire·crack·er \ˈfīr-ˌkra-kər\

Definition of FIRECRACKER for Kids

:  a paper tube containing an explosive to be set off for amusement

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