flammable liquid


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flammable liquid

[¦flam·ə·bəl ′lik·wəd]
(materials)
A liquid which gives off combustible vapors.

flammable liquid

Any liquid having a flash point below 140°F (60°C) and having an absolute vapor pressure not exceeding 40 lb per sq in. (2.8 kg per sq cm) absolute at 100°F (37.8°C).
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A 29-year-old was led to safety from Glen court in the Cityside area, after flammable liquid was poured through his letter box at about 11.
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