Meaning of COMBUSTION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ kəmˈbʌstʃən ]

n. 1 burning; consumption by fire. 2 Chem. the development of light and heat from the chemical combination of a substance with oxygen. øøcombustive adj. [ME f. F combustion or LL combustio f. L comburere combust- burn up]

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