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  • adj. hard to ignite.
  • n. A substance that makes an object resistant to burning.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. able to reduce combustibility or slow the spread of fire; -- of substances that are added to combustible materials to make them less combustible.
  • n. a substance applied or added to materials or objects, so as to reduce combustibility or slow the spread of fire.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. difficult to burn


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