deflagrate


deflagrate
deflagrable, adj.deflagrability, n.deflagration, n.
/def"leuh grayt'/, v.t., v.i., deflagrated, deflagrating.
to burn, esp. suddenly and violently.
[1720-30; < L deflagratus (ptp. of deflagrare to burn down), equiv. to de- DE- + flagr(are) to burn + -atus -ATE1]

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