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py·ro·tech·nic

 (pī′rə-tĕk′nĭk) also py·ro·tech·ni·cal (-nĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to fireworks.
2. pyrotechnic Resembling fireworks; brilliant: a pyrotechnic wit; pyrotechnic keyboard virtuosity.

py′ro·tech′ni·cal·ly adv.
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pyrotechnic

A mixture of chemicals which, when ignited, is capable of reacting exothermically to produce light, heat, smoke, sound or gas.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyrotechnic - (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flamespyrotechnic - (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.
catherine wheel, pinwheel - a circular firework that spins round and round emitting colored fire
firecracker, banger - firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing
fizgig - a firework that fizzes as it moves
maroon - an exploding firework used as a warning signal
Roman candle - a cylindrical firework that projects a series of colored balls of fire
serpent - a firework that moves in serpentine manner when ignited
skyrocket, rocket - sends a firework display high into the sky
sparkler - a firework that burns slowly and throws out a shower of sparks
squib - firework consisting of a tube filled with powder (as a broken firecracker) that burns with a fizzing noise
torpedo - a small firework that consists of a percussion cap and some gravel wrapped in paper; explodes when thrown forcefully against a hard surface
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
low explosive - an explosive with a low rate of combustion
Adj.1.pyrotechnic - of or relating to the craft of making fireworks; "pyrotechnic smokes"
2.pyrotechnic - suggestive of fireworks; "pyrotechnic keyboard virtuosity"; "a pyrotechnic wit"
extraordinary - beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable; "extraordinary authority"; "an extraordinary achievement"; "her extraordinary beauty"; "enjoyed extraordinary popularity"; "an extraordinary capacity for work"; "an extraordinary session of the legislature"
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Translations
pirotehnički

pyrotechnic

[ˌpaɪərəʊˈteknɪk] ADJpirotécnico
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pyrotechnic

adj (lit)pyrotechnisch; (fig)brillant
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in classic literature ?
The little Princess had never seen a firework in her life, so the King had given orders that the Royal Pyrotechnist should be in attendance on the day of her marriage.
So at the end of the King's garden a great stand had been set up, and as soon as the Royal Pyrotechnist had put everything in its proper place, the fireworks began to talk to each other.
Then ten o'clock struck, and then eleven, and then twelve, and at the last stroke of midnight every one came out on the terrace, and the King sent for the Royal Pyrotechnist.
"Let the fireworks begin," said the King; and the Royal Pyrotechnist made a low bow, and marched down to the end of the garden.
| Category 4 fireworks can only be used by professionals trained under the British Pyrotechnists Association.
Category 4 fireworks can be used only by professionals trained under the British Pyrotechnists Association.
It is an ideal opportunity for members of the public to enjoy a display in a safe environment with fullytrained pyrotechnists and there will be refreshments on site.
He said he was considering making a report to prevent future deaths but wanted to hear from the Department of Business, the Health and Safety Executive, the Highways Agency, the British Pyrotechnists Association and Taunton Deane council.