kitchen match

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: match - a wooden friction match that will light on any granular surface; useful to light wood or gas stoves
friction match, match, lucifer - lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction; "he always carries matches to light his pipe"; "as long you've a lucifer to light your fag"
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Add the rum to the pan and ignite it carefully with a blowtorch or long kitchen match.
The first friction match (or wooden kitchen match) was invented in merry old England in 1827.
Using this is almost easier than striking a kitchen match. Plus, the one-handed operation is simple and efficient--a good combination if you're injured or shivering severely.
The bulb never gets bigger than a kitchen match head.
To identify wood, Wiedenhoeft says he can deal with samples as small as half the size of a kitchen match. In exceptional cases, he's made do with splinters, though he does not speak of them fondly.
Strangers and old friends carted off the possessions of a lifetime, from kitchen match holders to bedroom four-posters.
Then it felt like there was a flaring kitchen match pressing into my palm.
Looks like a regular kitchen match, but flames leap up in leopard-spot camouflage!
Upper Ground Level, 0936-120-4434 King Chef Dimsum Kitchen Match the cold season at King Chef Dimsum Kitchen as you savor and sip an authentic Chinese bowl generously filled with egg noodles, beef brisket, wonton, vibrantly green Taiwan pechay, onion chives, shallots and a mixture of pork, chicken and beef for the broth.