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  Words related to combustion

Related / Similar Words: burning

 

Definition:
  • the act of burning something; "the burning of leaves was prohibited by a town ordinance";
  • a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light;
  • a state of violent disturbance and excitement; "combustion grew until revolt was unavoidable";

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    Hyponyms: arson, incendiarism, fire-raising, ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation, incineration, deflagration, fire, flame, flaming, internal combustion

     

    Derivational Morphology: burn, combust

     

     
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