pilot burner


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pilot burner

n.
1. A small service burner, as in a boiler system, kept lighted to ignite main fires.
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Noun1.pilot burner - small auxiliary gas burner that provides a flame to ignite a larger gas burner
gas burner, gas jet - burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame
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A pilot burner is constantly left exposed on the sample to ignite any combustible gases that would be generated.