Definition of combust
Examples of combust in a Sentence
anthracite, which is naturally hard, combusts more cleanly than bituminous coal
Recent Examples of combust from the Web
Today's events seem to swing, sputter and combust like some newly forming invention in a science lab.
Entergy has determined the 226-megawatt combusting turbine will use 90 percent less water than the two 1960s era Michoud units decommissioned last year, Rice said.
Lee's and Helen's—that eventually dovetailed, intertwined, and then combusted in horrific fashion.
Tasked with extinguishing the blaze, Fields combusted.
European transportation guidelines have generally suggested carrying on laptops and other electronic devices with lithium batteries, which can combust during flights if packed together tightly.
Lithium batteries in electronics that were stored in a flight cabin's overhead bin have combusted in the past.
If the gun is a rifle, which combusts near the shooter’s face, the person is coated with the fine particles, Filippelli said.
The problem is conventional lithium-ion batteries contain liquid electrolytes that wear out quickly and have a nasty habit of spontaneously combusting, sometimes aboard jetliners.
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