How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"pyro" is from "pyr" (fire) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "fire" or "heat" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Point the pyrometer to the object to be measured.|
|Pyrotechnics originated in China, with the invention of black powder.|