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back•draft

(ˈbækˌdræft, -ˌdrɑft)

n.
an explosive surge in a fire occurring when air is suddenly mixed with a combustible gas.
[1815–25]
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Some 59 per cent of Italians back draft budget plans for 2019, which foresee a substantial deficit hike, an Ipsos survey published by the Corriere della Sera newspaper indicated.
Fillets and radii are always possible, machining a relief area can be incorporated easily, no draft requirements leads to lower weight, and cores can be eliminated where used due to back draft.--Shah
examiner.co.uk Senior Kirklees councillors back draft plan to build homes on Bradley Golf Course I can't remember the last time I was as angry as I was today.
When the fan is off, the back draft damper closes to prevent air from escaping through the secondary air inlet.
Kyiv: The National Bank of Ukraine urges Ukrainian parliament to back Draft Law No.2413-a On Amendments to Certain Legal Acts of Ukraine on the Consolidation of the State Regulation of Financial Markets Functions and Draft Law No.2414-a On Amendments to the State Code of Ukraine on the Consolidation of the State Regulation of Financial Markets Functions.
Caught in the Sunni backlash and the back draft of his predecessor's misguided attempt to impose democracy, Obama is leery and proceeding cautiously.
The door shut behind him as the back draft tried to kill him but he still managed to grab several cans of beer, before he escaped completely unharmed.
Mark said: "The fire extinguisher I had ran out and that was when there was a back draft. I knew there was a gas cylinder inside, I only carry enough so we can have a cup of tea when we get there but still didn't want it to explode.
But the back draft of those battles is being felt in the suburbs of Peshawar, where nervous residents have reported sightings of militants who travel around on motorcycles, frequent restaurants late at night and preach in local mosques.
GIG n Rihanna in Mexico City BACK DRAFT J Rihanna posted this picture on Twitter last week
Other commitments part of its friendly offer include pledges to keep its Technicolor shares for at least one year and to back draft resolutions recommended by the board for a period of 24 months.