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pyrotechnics
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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pyrotechnics
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • …wheels five feet in diameter were whizzing lethally through the air like so many flying saucers; rockets with long tails of brilliant silver stars were ricocheting off the walls; sparklers were writing swear words in midair of their own accord; firecrackers were exploding like mines everywhere Harry looked, and instead of burning themselves out, fading from sight or fizzling to a halt, these pyrotechnical miracles seemed to be gaining in energy and momentum the longer he watched.

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  • The band’s pyrotechnics started a fire.
  • enjoy the pyrotechnic display

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