Share this entry

Share this page

non-inflammable

Line breaks: non-inflam¦mable

Definition of non-inflammable in English:

adjective

Not catching fire easily; not inflammable.
Example sentences
  • The official gas mask, or respirator, consists of a metal container filled with material, which absorbs the gas, and a rubber face piece with a non-inflammable transparent window.

Usage

The adjectives non-inflammable and non-flammable have the same meaning: see inflammable (usage).

Definition of non-inflammable in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words