incombustible

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adjective in·com·bus·ti·ble \ˌin-kəm-ˈbə-stə-bəl\

Definition of incombustible

  1. :  not combustible :  incapable of being burned

incombustibility

play \ˌin-kəm-ˌbə-stə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

incombustible

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Examples of incombustible in a Sentence

  1. we keep our important papers in an incombustible safe in the basement

Origin and Etymology of incombustible

Middle English, probably from Middle French, from in- + combustible combustible


First Known Use: 15th century

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