adiabatic flame temperature


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adiabatic flame temperature

[¦ad·ē·ə¦bad·ik ¦flām ′tem·prə·chər]
(physical chemistry)
The highest possible temperature of combustion obtained under the conditions that the burning occurs in an adiabatic vessel, that it is complete, and that dissociation does not occur.
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2] content, adiabatic flame temperature and flame velocity decrease (Fig.
1986), theoretical results (Matalon and Mtkowsky 1982; Clavin and Williams 1982; Chung and Law 1988) have shown that, for small stretch, deviation of the flame temperature from the adiabatic flame temperature is given by
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