detonability
noun see detonable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • detonability — noun A measure of the readiness with which an explosive will detonate under specified conditions. Hydrogen air steam was chosen for this analysis since its flammability and detonability limits are well known …   Wiktionary

  • detonability — det·o·na·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • detonability — noun ( es ˌdetənəˈbiləd.ē, ed.ən , etən sometimes ˌdē ) : the quality or state of being detonable …   Useful english dictionary

  • detonable — adjective Date: 1884 capable of being detonated • detonability noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • detonate — detonable /det n euh beuhl/, detonatable, adj. detonability, detonatability, n. /det n ayt /, v., detonated, detonating. v.i. 1. to explode with suddenness and violence. v.t. 2. to cause (something explosive) to explode. [1720 30; < L detonatus… …   Universalium

  • detonatability — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌād.əˈbiləd.ē, ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌnā noun ( es) : detonability …   Useful english dictionary

  • det|o|na|bil|i|ty — «DEHT uh nuh BIHL uh tee, DEE tuh », noun. the property or condition of being detonable: »the detonability of an explosive …   Useful english dictionary

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