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flammability

[ flam-uh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌflæm əˈbɪl ɪ ti /
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noun

the quality of burning or igniting easily: The potential fire hazard depends on the flammability of the liquids being stored, their total quantity, and the type of container in which they are stored.

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OTHER WORDS FROM flammability

non·flam·ma·bil·i·ty, noun
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