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That was "back in the Sixties," when his lapses were as far apart as they were unrivalled in consumption, span, and pyrotechny.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The aged man who had before spoken said, "No, Reuben, you evidently don't understand pyrotechny."
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF ARTEMUS WARDCHARLES FARRAR BROWNE (AKA ARTEMUS WARD)
It is decomposed by heat, and is largely used in pyrotechny for the preparation of green fire.
Having seen Venetian pyrotechny, one realizes that all fireworks should be ignited over water.
At length the discharge of a cannon summoned the admirers of pyrotechny to witness a display of their art.
TREVETHLAN: (VOL 2 OF 3)WILLIAM DAVY WATSON
It is also used to form sulphide of barium; and, in pyrotechny, instead of the more expensive nitrate.
I shall create some surprising effects if my old cunning in pyrotechny has not forsaken me.
THE FUGITIVESR.M. BALLANTYNE
Common coal, for burning in fires, is never employed in pyrotechny; it would produce only dull red sparks and smoke.
A place fitted up for the performance of experimental or manufacturing operations in chemistry, pharmacy, and pyrotechny.

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