: of, relating to, or utilizing a mixture of oxygen and acetylenean oxyacetylene torch
Examples of oxyacetylene in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe most powerful oxyacetylene and electric torches have been developed.
Mark Fischetti, Scientific American, 15 June 2022 One day a mentally unbalanced coworker attacked Chester with an oxyacetylene torch, destroying his eyes and one of his ears, and burning off his hands.
BostonGlobe.com, 24 June 2021 Use brute force — cutting through the container with an oxyacetylene torch, say — as a last resort.
Malia Wollan, New York Times, 4 Apr. 2018
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