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Adj.1.comburent - supporting combustion
combustible - capable of igniting and burning
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The mode of action of such additives can rely on a number of different approaches, such as the reduction of the flammable gas released through a deposition of a char layer acting as physical barrier or the separation of the comburent from the combustible.