combustible loss

combustible loss

[kəm′bəs·tə·bəl ‚lȯs]
(engineering)
Thermal loss resulting from incomplete combustion of fuel.
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The waste-processing facility and power plant had a combined total combustible loss of 6.7 percent in the process residue and power plant ash.
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