safety match


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safety match

[′sāf·tē ‚mach]
(engineering)
A match that can be ignited only when struck against a specially made friction surface.
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' We were trampling the principles of founding father but we have now started trampling picture of our Quaid under our feet which has been printed by some unscrupulous factory owners on safety matches. The citizens use this safety match and throw them on the roads and streets and we pedestrians trample it under our feet.
Twenty years later 28-year-old engineer Alexander Lagerman implemented an automated machine to produce safety matches which made them cheap enough to be bought by everyone and exported across the world.
As a result, gas filled in the room and as the man got up and lit a safety match to turn on the heater, an explosion rocked the house.
THE North East - a region which gave the world the electric light bulb, the safety match and the steam engine - seems to have lost its creative spark, with new figures showing that it has slumped well below the national average when it comes to dreaming up new inventions.
The Newcastle-born comedian and writer (who Alan Davies calls Britain's funniest safety match) is bringing the successful show to his homeland for the first time since it premiered in 2004.
Road Safety match against Australia and totally unknown to Anderson, who was alarmed over revelations that the official had sent six players off in Super League this year.
Limited Tenders are invited for Local Purchase Of Oofrs/Gcs/Hosp Comfort And Safety Match Box
Mandatory products regulated by the Bureau of Philippine Standards (BPS) of DTI include brake fluid, safety belt (seat belt), safety glass for automotive use, pneumatic tire, fire extinguisher, fireworks, lead-acid battery, disposable lighter, safety match, liquefied petroleum gas cylinder for household and automotive uses, inner tubes for tires, motorcycle helmet and their visors, medical grade oxygen, and, monobloc chairs and stools, cement, steel bars, electrical supplies and home appliances.
Tenders are invited for PSupply of Item 312l/91 Safety Matches Qty-4323 Boxes
It can also be used as an ingredient in fireworks, contract explosives and safety matches. In pharmacokinetics, ammonium chloride is completely absorbed from the GI tract for a period of five hours post ingestion.
Nail clippers, files, tweezers, knitting needles, sewing needles, an umbrella, walking stick and safety matches are also acceptable.
Over the years, easier-to-see sights arrived and the tang on the grip safety was lengthened to help alleviate hammer bite (today this problem is mostly solved by a beavertail grip safety matched with a rounded-spur hammer).