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Inflammable air

Source : Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

Inflammable \In*flam"ma*ble\, a. [CF. F. inflammable.]
   1. Capable of being easily set fire; easily enkindled;
      combustible; as, inflammable oils or spirits.

   2. Excitable; irritable; irascible; easily provoked; as, an
      inflammable temper.

   {Inflammable air}, the old chemical name for hydrogen.
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