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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of setting on fire. Or the switch that starts an engine.

Usage examples (35)
  • The driver could not start his car without a key in the ignition.
  • So, perfect deduction of the environmental disaster now in ignition may be impossible.
  • That was a major step toward "ignition" - turning that hydrogen pellet into a miniature sun on earth.
  • Opposite the ignition is a round button with ASL written on it. for more
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