from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which kindles or animates.
  • noun A device attached to a stove for the purpose of bringing in contact with the fuel a mass of easily lighted material, to kindle the fire.
  • noun A piece of kindling-wood.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, kindles, stirs up, or sets on fire.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A thin dry stick used to help start a fire.


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