[pahy-ruh-tek-nik or pahy-ruh-tek-ni-kuh l]
- of or relating to pyrotechnics.
- pertaining to, resembling, or suggesting fireworks.
Origin of pyrotechnic
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Examples from the Web for pyrotechnical
Even to-day the pyrotechnical displays against the dark depths of the night sky hold mankind spellbound.Artificial Light
The effect of a shell-burst on the boat will be at least pyrotechnical, and probably very fatal.'Green Balls'
Photographs of pyrotechnical displays can also be made at night.Photographic Amusements, Ninth Edition</p>
Walter E. Woodbury and Frank R. Fraprie
A pyrotechnical combustible attached to a grapnel for adhering to and setting fire to ships.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
In addition to these a very great number of other pyrotechnical preparations contain antimony.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth
Word Origin and History for pyrotechnical
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