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Roman Candle

noun A sky diving term used a canopy (parachute) that does not deploy due to entanglement of the lines.
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Includes a five-pack of shot tubes, a 100-shot missile cake, five packs of sparklers, each containing five sparklers, two Catherine wheels, a 24-piece selection box, a five pack of rockets, a 10-shot aerial display, a 16-shot Roman candle cake and a pack of three firework lighters.
The box includes 11 fountains, five Roman candles, four rockets and two Catherine wheels.
During a Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) special study conducted from 21 June to 21 July 2002, of fireworks sold commercially: sparklers caused 26 percent of injuries, firecrackers caused 18 percent, rockets caused 14 percent of injuries, and fountains, novelties and Roman candles accounted for 18 percent of injuries.
There are more bonfires, rockets, and roman candles.
It's fascinating to learn that Waters's second film, Roman Candles, was shot at Dreamland Studios, his bedroom in his parents' house, and "contains random scenes of Waters' friends simulating depraved acts.
Friday night was spent huddled around the fire, launching bottle rockets and roman candles at each other.
From June 5 to July 28, eight teams from around the world will launch their best flares, comets and Roman candles in an attempt to present the most spectacular 30-minute fireworks display possible.
If your family uses these kinds of fireworks--sparklers, bottle rockets, Roman candles, fountains, etc.
Arizona's new law, HB 2246, allows only this limited variety of consumer fireworks which are basically non-aerial and novelty items and which specifically exclude such items as bottle rockets, skyrockets, missile-type rockets, helicopters, torpedoes, roman candles, firecrackers, aerial shells and mortars.
Fireworks such as bottle rockets, Roman candles and firecrackers are illegal in Oregon.
Childhood memories are made of watching Roman candles fizz in the back garden as you tuck into baked potatoes and mugs of hot chocolate.
39 FIREFIGHT 15 pretty garden fireworks from a wheel to roman candles and colourful fountains.