incombustible

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ combust +‎ -ible.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

incombustible (comparative more incombustible, superlative most incombustible)

  1. Not capable of catching fire and burning; not flammable.
    • 1921, Charles Kenneth Leith, The Economic Aspect of Geology‎, page 124:
      The ash represents the more incombustible mineral matter, usually of the nature of clay or slate.

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Noun[edit]

incombustible (plural incombustibles)

  1. Any substance that is not flammable.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin incombustibile.

Adjective[edit]

incombustible m, f (masculine and feminine plural incombustibles)

  1. Not capable of catching fire and burning; not flammable.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin incombustibĭle.

Adjective[edit]

incombustible m, f (plural incombustibles)

  1. Not capable of catching fire and burning; not flammable.

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