Definition of acetylene torch
: oxyacetylene blowpipe Workers with acetylene torches and a beastly contraption called the “dinosaur” are chewing quickly through the rusting old railroad tunnel that held up part of Tucker Boulevard downtown for almost 80 years. — Tim O’Neil, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 4 July 2010
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