pyrotechnic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pyrotechnica, from Ancient Greek πῦρ (pûr, fire) + τεχνικός (tekhnikós, skillful, workmanlike).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌpaɪɹoʊˈtɛknɪk/
  • Hyphenation: py‧ro‧tech‧nic

Adjective[edit]

pyrotechnic (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to fireworks.
  2. Of or relating to the use of fire in chemistry or metallurgy.
  3. Resembling fireworks.
  4. Of or relating to pyrotechny.

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