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MINIMUM IGNITION TIME [1 record]

Record 1 2013-03-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Scientific Measurements and Analyses
  • Fire Safety
  • Plastic Materials
DEF

The minimum time of exposure of a material to an ignition source to obtain sustained combustion under specified test conditions.

OBS

minimum ignition time: term and definition standardized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Mesures et analyse (Sciences)
  • Sécurité incendie
  • Matières plastiques
DEF

Temps minimal d'exposition, dans des conditions d'essai spécifiées, d'un matériau à une source d'allumage pour obtenir une combustion soutenue.

OBS

temps minimal d'allumage : terme et définition normalisés par l'Organisation internationale de normalisation (ISO).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Medición y análisis (Ciencias)
  • Seguridad contra incendios
  • Materiales plásticos
DEF

Tiempo mínimo de exposición de un material a una fuente de ignición para obtener combustión sostenida bajo condiciones de ensayo especificadas.

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