[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
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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