blow tube


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blow tube - a tube that directs air or gas into a flame to concentrate heat
tube, tubing - conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
2.blow tube - a tube through which darts can be shot by blowingblow tube - a tube through which darts can be shot by blowing
tube, tubing - conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
References in periodicals archive ?
Participants use a device about the size of a calculator with a blow tube attached.
Call long with the Hail Mary, a darn nice blow tube available in single- or double-reed.
This change allows the user to determine which blow tube the sand in the core has entered.
Another good case in point is this circa-1907 "cane walking stick blow tube.
At another point, his last words to another grandfather committing suicide are, "Should I put the blow tube back in?
Also unscrew the blow tube from the temperature and pressure (T&P) valve.
Working with both the torch and a blow tube in his mouth, he carefully fuses a curling, blue tentacle to the sea creature he is sculpting.
As for the latter problem, there's a flexible blow tube (that can bend around corners) and a joystick (for one-hand use).
Generally speaking, a blow tube is a piece of copper tubing soldered to a cartridge case of the same size.