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flame·proof

 (flām′pro͞of′)
adj.
Resistant to catching fire; flame-retardant.
tr.v. flame·proofed, flame·proof·ing, flame·proofs
To make resistant to catching fire.
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flameproof

(ˈfleɪmˌpruːf)
adj
1. not liable to catch fire or be damaged by fire
2. (Electronics) (of electrical apparatus) designed so that an internal explosion will not ignite external flammable gas
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flame•proof

(ˈfleɪmˌpruf)

adj.
resisting the effect of flames; not readily ignited or burned by flames.
[1885–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.flameproof - resistant to catching fire
incombustible, noncombustible - not capable of igniting and burning
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flameproof

adjective nonflammable, fire-resistant, flame-retardant, incombustible, non-inflammable Heat the oil in a flameproof casserole.
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Translations

flameproof

[ˈfleɪmpruːf] ADJignífugo, a prueba de fuego
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

flameproof

flame-proof [ˈfleɪmpruːf] adj [casserole] → résistant(e) au feuflame-retardant [ˌfleɪmrɪˈtɑːrdənt] adjignifugeflame-thrower flame thrower [ˈfleɪmθrəʊər] n (= device) → lance-flammes m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

flameproof

[ˈfleɪmˌpruːf] adjresistente al calore
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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