nonexplosive
nonexplosive \nonexplosive\ adj. Not explosive. [Narrower terms: {noncombustible (vs. combustible), incombustible}] WordNet 1.5]

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  • nonexplosive — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonexplosive — adjective not explosive nonexplosive gases a nonexplosive fuel • Ant: ↑explosive * * * “+ adjective : not explosive a nonexplosive gas * * * adj., n.; nonexplosively, adv.; nonexplosiveness, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonexplosive — adj., n.; nonexplosively, adv.; nonexplosiveness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonexplosive — adj. does not explode …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonexplosive — non·explosive …   English syllables

  • Nonexplosive stop — In phonetics and phonology, nonexplosive stops are stop consonants that lack the pressure build up and burst release normally associated with stops. They are reported to occur in Ikwere, an Igboid (Niger–Congo) language of Nigeria. Ikwere s two… …   Wikipedia

  • noncombustible vs combustible incombustible — nonexplosive onexplosive adj. Not explosive. [Narrower terms: {noncombustible (vs. combustible), incombustible}] WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • effusive — ef*fu sive, a. 1. Pouring out; pouring forth freely. [archaic] Washed with the effusive wave. Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) formed by an outpouring of molten lava, or pertaining to rocks so formed. [PJC] 3. overly demonstrative; expressing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Effusive rocks — effusive ef*fu sive, a. 1. Pouring out; pouring forth freely. [archaic] Washed with the effusive wave. Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) formed by an outpouring of molten lava, or pertaining to rocks so formed. [PJC] 3. overly demonstrative;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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