Definition of burnable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbərnəb(ə)l/


Consisting or made of material that is able to be burned or is suitable for burning: in 2000 Switzerland closed all of its landfills to burnable waste
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  • The incinerators have also created a market for the purchase of burnable waste from industry.
  • In order to convert soft powdery coal dust into a solid burnable unit, a special binding agent had to be developed.
  • The firestorm raged for about 3 hours and only subsided when all burnable material was consumed.

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Syllabification: burn·a·ble

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