[ non-flam-uh-buh l ]
/ nɒnˈflæm ə bəl /
not flammable; not combustible or easily set on fire.
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British Dictionary definitions for nonflammable
/ (ˌnɒnˈflæməbəl) /
incapable of burning or not easily set on fire; not flammable
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Medical definitions for nonflammable
[ nŏn-flăm′ə-bəl ]
Not flammable, especially not readily ignited and not rapidly burned.
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