fire-retardant


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fire retardant


fire′-re·tar′dant adj.

fire-retardant

adj
(of a substance or material) able to slow down the spread of fire
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fire-retardant - difficult to burn
incombustible, noncombustible - not capable of igniting and burning
Translations

fire-retardant

[ˈfaɪərɪˌtɑːdənt] ADJresistente al fuego
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