AUTOFLAMMABILITY

English translation: definition

02:02 Aug 27, 2001
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English term or phrase: AUTOFLAMMABILITY
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Sven Petersson
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Local time: 10:04
English translation:definition
Explanation:
1. Autoflammability: -some materials have the feature of igniting in air in the absence of a spark or flame. The auto-ignition temperature can be found in the literature.

2. Autoflammability: some materials have the feature of igniting in air in the absence of a spark or flame. The auto-ignition temperature is the minimum temperature at which the material will spontaneously ignite without application of any external ignition source.
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Explanation:
1. Autoflammability: -some materials have the feature of igniting in air in the absence of a spark or flame. The auto-ignition temperature can be found in the literature.

2. Autoflammability: some materials have the feature of igniting in air in the absence of a spark or flame. The auto-ignition temperature is the minimum temperature at which the material will spontaneously ignite without application of any external ignition source.


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