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kindling

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as in propellant

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kindling

verb
present participle of kindle

Synonyms & Antonyms of kindling (Entry 2 of 2)

to set (something) on fire
  • worried that lightning will kindle the forest in the drought-striken nature preserve

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The first known use of kindling was circa 1522

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“Kindling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kindling. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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