noun, plural flamefishes (especially collectively) flamefish.
a cardinalfish, Apogon maculatus, of Atlantic coastal waters from Florida to Brazil.
- Flame gun
noun 1. a type of flame-thrower for destroying garden weeds
- Flame hardening
noun 1. (engineering) the surface hardening of ferrous metals by heating the metal with an oxyacetylene flame followed by rapid cooling
- Flame lamp
noun 1. (electrical engineering) a filament lamp in which the bulb resembles the shape of a flame
[fleym] /fleɪm/ noun 1. burning gas or vapor, as from wood or coal, that is undergoing combustion; a portion of ignited gas or vapor. 2. Often, flames. the state or condition of blazing combustion: to burst into flames. 3. any flamelike condition; glow; inflamed condition. 4. brilliant light; scintillating luster. 5. bright coloring; a streak […]