Combustibleness
Combustibleness Com*bus"ti*ble*ness, n. Combustibility. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • combustibleness — noun The state or quality of being combustible …   Wiktionary

  • combustibleness — noun the quality of being capable of igniting and burning • Syn: ↑combustibility, ↑burnability • Hypernyms: ↑quality • Hyponyms: ↑flammability, ↑inflammability …   Useful english dictionary

  • combustible — combustibility, combustibleness, n. combustibly, adv. /keuhm bus teuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of catching fire and burning; inflammable; flammable: Gasoline vapor is highly combustible. 2. easily excited: a high strung, combustible nature. n. 3.… …   Universalium

  • combustibility — n. Combustibleness, inflammability, inflammableness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • inflammability — n. Inflammableness, combustibility, combustibleness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • inflammability — n 1. combustibility, combustibleness, inflammableness, flammableness, flammability, deflagrability, ignitability or ignitibility, Rare. accend ibility. 2. excitability, excitableness, nervousness; testiness, edginess, shortness, irascibleness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • combustible — /kəmˈbʌstəbəl / (say kuhm bustuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of catching fire and burning; flammable. 2. easily excited. –noun 3. a combustible substance. {Late Latin combūstibilis, from Latin combūstus, past participle See combust} –combustibility …   Australian English dictionary

  • burnability — noun the quality of being capable of igniting and burning • Syn: ↑combustibility, ↑combustibleness • Hypernyms: ↑quality • Hyponyms: ↑flammability, ↑inflammability …   Useful english dictionary

  • combustibility — noun the quality of being capable of igniting and burning • Syn: ↑combustibleness, ↑burnability • Hypernyms: ↑quality • Hyponyms: ↑flammability, ↑inflammability …   Useful english dictionary

  • flammability — noun the quality of being easily ignited and burning rapidly • Syn: ↑inflammability • Derivationally related forms: ↑inflammable (for: ↑inflammability), ↑flammable • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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