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flameproof

[fleym-proof] /ˈfleɪmˌpruf/
adjective
1.
resisting the effect of flames; not readily ignited or burned by flames.
verb (used with object)
2.
to make flameproof.
Origin of flameproof
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; flame + -proof
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British Dictionary definitions for flameproof

flameproof

/ˈfleɪmˌpruːf/
adjective
1.
not liable to catch fire or be damaged by fire
2.
(of electrical apparatus) designed so that an internal explosion will not ignite external flammable gas
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