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fuse

verb To join or melt one substance into another.

fuse

(fūz) [L. fusus, poured]
1. A safety device consisting of a strip of wire made from easily meltable metal of predetermined conductance. The metal melts, breaking the circuit when excess current passes through.
2. To unite or blend together, as the coherence of adjacent body structures.
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Fuse Media put a spin on how, through the financial reorganization, it has continued to grow its business.
"With this fuse, I can fire a section (one gun) or a platoon (three guns) and achieve the same effects." Asked about additional logistical concerns for units, Miller added, "It doesn't take a whole lot of extra cargo space, so we can bring conventional munitions along with a small set of these fuses, put the fuses on the round and still achieve the desired effects the commander wants.
The width and thickness of the trace were matched to the dimensions of the fuse model for each of six simulations.
Annie Dayson, Sponsorship Manager at Clwyd Theatr Cymru, added: "We're delighted that West Coast Energy have reaffirmed their financial commitment to the FUSE and FUSE ON workshops.
* All the fuses working together will attempt to share the load current equally by increasing the resistance of a fuse element as more current attempts to flow through it.
If the fuse is blown, you may find a spare one inside the fuse box cover.
FUSE is said to provide a combination of design and technology to create unique and engaging digital experiences.
Fuses ship from the factory calibrated to a specific set of operating parameters, ensuring that the fuse will operate as specified without maintenance and upkeep concerns.
Once an atom of hydrogen or one of its isotopes binds to dust, the spectrometer at the heart of FUSE can no longer detect the element.
Their burst charges explode in turn as the fuse reaches them.
The mission of merging general-market advertising and African American advertising led to the company's name, Fuse Inc.
The Fuse holder has an acquisition advice code of "Y", which means Further procurement; is not authorized.