detonable

adjective

det·​o·​na·​ble ˈde-tᵊn-ə-bəl How to pronounce detonable (audio)
-tə-nə-
: capable of being detonated
detonability noun

Word History

First Known Use

1884, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of detonable was in 1884

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“Detonable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/detonable. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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