Definitions of fuse

  1. To be melted; to be liquefied.
  2. To melt; blend by melting.
  3. To liquefy by heat; to render fiuid; to dissolve; to melt.
  4. To unite or blend, as if melted together.
  5. To melt by heat; make liquid.
  6. To melt: to liquefy by heat.
  7. To melt by heat.
  8. To be reduced from a solid to a Quid state by heat; to be melted; to melt.
  9. To be blended, as if melted together.
  10. To become melted by heat; blend, as if melted.
  11. To be melted: to be reduced to a liquid: in American politics, a new political party is sometimes said to fuse with one of the two old organizations.
  12. To be melted.
  13. make liquid or plastic by heating; " The storm fused the electric mains"
  14. become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat; " The substances fused at a very high temperature"
  15. any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant
  16. Alt. of Fuze, plug
  17. To cause a promiscuous interpenetration of the parts of, as of two or more substances with each other, or of one substance with others; to unite or blend into one mass or compound, as by stirring together; to mingle; to blend; as, to mix flour and salt; to mix wines.
  18. electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
  19. Alt. of Fuze
  20. A tube or casing filled with combustible matter, by means of which a charge of powder is ignited, as in blasting; - called also fuzee. See Fuze.
  21. A small tube filled with a material easily set on fire, or a cord saturated with such material, used for exploding gunpowder, etc. Also, fuse.
  22. A tube filled with combustible matter for firing mines, discharging shells, etc.
  23. Charged tube for lighting a blast, bomb, & c.
  24. A tube, cord, or the like, to convey fire to an explosive.