autoignition point


noun Chemistry.

the minimum temperature at which a substance will undergo spontaneous combustion.

Nearby words

  1. autohemolysis,
  2. autohemotherapy,
  3. autohypnosis,
  4. autoicous,
  5. autoignition,
  6. autoimmune,
  7. autoimmune disease,
  8. autoimmune hemolytic anemia,
  9. autoimmunization,
  10. autoimmunocytopenia

Also called ignition point, ignition temperature, kindling point.

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