(electrical engineering) an arc light that uses flame carbons to colour the arc
noun 1. an azalea, Rhododendron calendulaceum, of the eastern U.S., having yellow, orange, or scarlet flowers.
- Flame bait
messaging A Usenet posting or other message intended to trigger a flame war, or one that invites flames in reply. [Jargon File] (1998-05-27)
- Flame carbon
noun 1. (electrical engineering) a carbon electrode containing metallic salts that colour the arc in a flame-arc light
noun, Zoology. 1. one of the hollow cells terminating the branches of the excretory tubules of certain invertebrates, having a tuft of continuously moving cilia. noun 1. an organ of excretion in flatworms: a hollow cup-shaped cell containing a bunch of cilia, whose movement draws in waste products and wafts them to the outside through […]