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short fuse         
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Short Fuse; Short Fuze; Short-Fuze; Short fuse (disambiguation)
¦ noun informal a quick temper.
Derivatives
short-fused adjective
fuse wire         
  •  A set of pole-top fusible cutouts with one fuse blown, protecting a [[transformer]] - the white tube on the left is hanging down
  • Cross section of a screw-type fuse holder with Diazed fuse
  • markings]] that can be found on a fuse.
  • Blade type fuses come in six physical sizes: micro2, micro3, low-profile mini, mini, regular and maxi
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  • A 115 kV high-voltage fuse in a substation near a [[hydroelectric]] power plant
  • Various holders for cartridge ferrule fuses
  • 20 kV}} network
  • HRC fuse with red blown indication
  • Thermal cutoff
ELECTRICAL SAFETY DEVICE
Electric fuse; Protistor; Semiconductor fuse; Electrical fuse; Fuse (electricity); HRC Fuse; Electrical Fuses; Power Fuse; Blown fuse; Dual-element fuse; High rupturing capacity; Fuse wire; S type fuse; ⏛; High Rupturing Capacity; Cable limiter; HRC fuse; HBC fuse; High breaking capacity; High rupture capacity
¦ noun thin wire used in an electric fuse.
Fuse (explosives)         
  • A burning length of fuse
PART OF A DEVICE THAT INITIATES FUNCTION IN AN EXPLOSIVE, PYROTECHNIC DEVICE OR MILITARY MUNITION
Fuzes for ammunition; Fuse (explosive)
In an explosive, pyrotechnic device, or military munition, a fuse (or fuze) is the part of the device that initiates function. In common usage, the word fuse is used indiscriminately.

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Short fuse
Short fuse and similar may refer to:
Pronunciation examples for short fuse
1. ...short fuse.
A Fistful of Dynamite (Duck, You Sucker)
2. Short fuse.
A Fistful of Dynamite (Duck, You Sucker)
3. I have kind of a short fuse.
Better than Before _ Gretchen Rubin _ Talks at Google
4. Some people say things like, I've got a short fuse
Transforming Lives and Healthcare _ Dean Ornish _ Talks at Google
Examples of use of short fuse
1. Packard, who sat with Cunningham on the Appropriations Committee, said he had a short fuse.
2. Obey (D–Wis.) know him as an intensely focused budget wonk with a very short fuse.
3. Male directors are always on a short fuse and go berserk quite often.
4. He has substantial experience, but is impatient and has a very short fuse.
5. Bush is known for his short fuse, and presumably this is not the baby he was waiting for.