combustive combustive

Definition(s):

  • (adj) supporting combustion

Synonym(s)

News

  • Old steam unit at deCordova Power Plant will be imploded Friday

    Weather permitting, Luminant has plans to implode the retired steam unit at the deCordova Power Plant on Lake Granbury Friday morning. The unit has been idle since it was retired in December 2010. The implosion process is expected to produce loud booms. Access to the area will be restricted for safety reasons, according to company spokesman Brad Watson. The combustive turbine units at the plant ...
    on November 21, 2013     Source: Hood County News

Quotes

  1. "You see 44 or 42 minutes of the edited version and I run service from 6 until 10, four hours, and cook for 120 guests. Of course it's going to look like it's combustive, tenacious and full of drama. But there's no script. That's why I fight every...
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Gordon Ramsay Source: PopMatters

  2. "It was the hardest screenplay I ever wrote," adds Shanley. "It was conceived as so different from the stage play and I didn't want to lose the combustive power of the extended (onstage) scenes."
    on Dec 12, 2008 By: John Patrick Shanley Source: Toronto Star

  3. "I wanted it to feel like you're inside the tissue of this time, this amazingly dense, combustive but joyous time," Haynes says. "There was such an openness to exploding conventional song, films, conventional forms and ways of thinking. And I...
    on Nov 15, 2007 By: Todd Haynes Source: NPR

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