Noun(1) a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light(2) a state of violent disturbance and excitement(3) the act of burning something
(1) More traditionally, wood gas has been used to drive internal combustion piston engines.(2) Acid on the foil, they said, can cause combustion .(3) An exhaust fan may pull the combustion gases back into the living space.(4) One of the products of combustion of any system is heat - quite a bit of it.(5) a large combustion plant(6) Nitroglycerin is an explosive because no outside source of oxygen is needed for its complete combustion .(7) the combustion of fossil fuels(8) Called the " silent killer " because it is odorless, it is produced when hydrocarbon combustion is incomplete.(9) The widespread combustion of leaded gasoline is dangerous to society.(10) The combustion pollutants discussed in this booklet come from burning fuels in appliances.(11) However, such a detector will not detect other combustion by-products that can still make you ill.(12) During the combustion of coal, minor constituents are also oxidized.(13) Enols are less stable than carbonyls, and standard combustion mechanisms assume that they do not play a role.(14) Chlorine does not undergo combustion, although it does support combustion in much the same way as does oxygen.(15) In addition, gasoline combustion products filled the tunnel with smoke.(16) The purpose for this requirement is to prevent noxious combustion gases from venting into the living area.
(1) combustion chamber :: verbrandingskamer
1. burning ::
2. kindling ::
3. ignition ::
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