Pronunciation: (blō'ing), [key]
1. the sound of any vapor or gas issuing from a vent under pressure.
2. Metall.a disturbance caused by gas or steam blowing through molten metal.
3. Also called blow molding. a method of producing hollowware by injecting air under pressure into a molten mass, as of glass or plastic, and shaping the material within a mold.
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