combustible


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Synonyms for combustible

Synonyms for combustible

a substance that can be burned to provide heat or power

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capable of igniting and burning

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When I had called to him, the flames must have reached across the door leading into the church, on either side of which the presses extended, and close to which the other combustible objects were placed.
James's Street, exploded the combustibles with which she was charged, and blew up.
I suppose you can enjoy a fire without stealing the combustibles.
At one time it was resolved to set fire to the fort; and the squaws belonging to the allies were employed to collect combustibles.
On this solid basis, Tabitha would rear a lighter structure, composed of the splinters of door panels, ornamented mouldings, and such quick combustibles, which caught like straw, and threw a brilliant blaze high up the spacious flue, making its sooty sides visible almost to the chimney-top.
Smoking cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products causes adverse health outcomes, particularly cancer and cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases (1).
La atomizacion del combustible es la desintegracion del liquido en pequenas gotas antes de su inyeccion a la zona de combustion.
La primera pila de combustible fue construida en 1839 por sir William Grove; sin embargo, el verdadero interes en estos dispositivos generadores de energia se dio en la decada de los sesenta, cuando el programa espacial de Estados Unidos las utilizo para suministrar electricidad y agua a las naves espaciales Gemini y Apollo.
the heat ignited the truck which had combustible items like perfume.
It was (and is) inadvisable to clad a tall building with a combustible cladding.
El robo de combustible es un delito que dana gravemente a la hacienda publica, aumenta la violencia, la inseguridad y deteriora la convivencia social.
En pocos dias, el negocio del huachicol--como se le denomina popularmente al combustible robado de los duetos de Pemex--amplio sus horizontes en Puebla y ahora se ejerce en mas de una veintena de municipios.
Students who have used electronic cigarettes by the time they start ninth grade are more likely than others to start smoking traditional cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products within the next year, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.