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Adj.1.comburent - supporting combustion
combustible - capable of igniting and burning
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In the case of fuel cells, the expressions (4) and (5) can be used in a wide range of operations, as long as the supply of fuel and comburent in Nerst's equation, as well as, temperature are ensured.
The gaskets provide a hermetic seal to the MEA with the goal of preventing the fuel and comburent gasses from escaping.
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.