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pyro-

(word root) fire
Examples of words with the root pyro-: pyromaniac
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py·ro

 (pī′rō)
n. pl. py·ros Slang
1. A person who has a compulsion to set fires; a pyromaniac.
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[USPRwire, Thu Jul 11 2019] Growing demand of pyro electric infrared detectors for Condition monitoring among end users The demand for pyro electric infrared detectors has grown over the last few years because of its primary application in security system and human comfort.
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He began to play his smash hit Firestone and it came to a crescendo finish with a bang of more pyro, fireworks and confetti.
Described as 'a true one-toone re-release of the original 1992 Pyro', it features the same materials and colours, along with Hexalite cushioning to give a true-to-the-era feel.
Among those at the gathering was Tran, who has also contributed to the development of Pyro.
Pyro 2000 stores its own stocks of fireworks at the site and acts as the Standard Fireworks and Black Cat Fireworks official display team.
The combined institution will operate under the Business First Bank brand, to be refreshed by PYRO. The bank has 16 locations around the state of Louisiana and more than USD1.1 billion in assets.
Only LGUs should be allowed to purchase pyros and only for fireworks display, exhibitions, and competitions, and at a safe distance from people or populations, at designated days, anniversaries, holidays, etc., by legislation or local ordinance.
Outside Pyro City, Greg Wagner said the ability to buy fireworks in Maine remains appealing for tourists and people whose home states don't allow fireworks sales.
The scope of supply for the Cezarina project comprises a complete pyro line, including an Atox raw mill, a CF silo, an in-line calciner pre-heater system, a Rotax kiln, and an FLSmidth Cross-Bar cooler.