A glass artist using a blowtorch.
blowtorch definition by Webster's New World
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- a small, liquid-fuel torch that shoots out a hot flame intensified by pressurized air: it is used to melt metal, remove old paint, etc.
- a similar device using acetylene, propane, etc. as its fuel
blowtorch definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A portable burner for mixing gas and oxygen to produce a very hot flame, used for soldering, welding, and glass blowing.