Definitions for "Glow plug"
An electrical plug used to preheat the combustion chamber to aid in starting a cold diesel engine.
Device which provides heat for ignition of the air/fuel mixture
This is the plug that is used to help ignite the fuel in a model engine. The combustion of the fuel in the engine keeps the element hot between cycles, thus the glow plug does not need to be regulated or powered while the engine is running.
A lighted electric receptacle which glows when electricity is flowing through the line.