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AUTOFLAMMABILITY

Swedish translation: självantändlighet

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English term or phrase:autoflammability
Swedish translation:självantändlighet
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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01:13 Aug 27, 2001
English to Swedish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: AUTOFLAMMABILITY
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 00:47
självantändlighet
Explanation:
T.ex. direktiv 91/115/EEC om uppgiftsskyldighet beträffande sammansättning av farligt gods m.m.
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asptech
Local time: 00:47
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Tack för översättningen!
Definitionen behöver jag fortfarande!
Sven.
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na +1självantändlighetasptech
naI would think it's the same as spontaneous combustion, so "självantändning" sounds right.
Nina Engberg


  

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24 mins peer agreement (net): +1
självantändlighet


Explanation:
T.ex. direktiv 91/115/EEC om uppgiftsskyldighet beträffande sammansättning av farligt gods m.m.

asptech
Local time: 00:47
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1702
Grading comment
Tack för översättningen!
Definitionen behöver jag fortfarande!
Sven.

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agree  Hans-Bertil Karlsson
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I would think it's the same as spontaneous combustion, so "självantändning" sounds right.


Explanation:
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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Spontaneous combustion: "the process of catching fire as a result of heat generated by internal chemical action" (Webster's)








    Reference: http://www.itcilo.it/english/actrav/telearn/osh/kemi/ctm3.ht...
    Webster's New World Dictionary, Third Edition
Nina Engberg
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Local time: 16:47
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