Deflagration


Deflagration
Deflagration Def`la*gra"tion, n. [L. deflagratio: cf. F. d['e]flagration.] 1. A burning up; conflagration. ``Innumerable deluges and deflagrations.'' --Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster]

2. (Chem.) The act or process of deflagrating. [1913 Webster]


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