burnable


burnable
adjective
capable of burning
Syn: ↑ignitable, ↑ignitible
Similar to: ↑combustible
Derivationally related forms: ↑ignite (for: ↑ignitible), ↑ignite (for: ↑ignitable), ↑burn

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