Spontaneous-combustion Sentence Examples
She was asked to open for country music star Tim McGraw's Spontaneous Combustion Tour.
Sublimed sulphur also results from the spontaneous combustion of coal seams containing pyrites.
In some mining districts the coal is liable to spontaneous combustion.
Prairie fires or spontaneous combustion have ignited many coal seams. Some have already burnt out; others still emit smoke and sulphurous fumes from the crevices in the hillsides, and through the fissures may be seen the glowing coal and rock.
The property of the semi-drying oils to absorb oxygen is accelerated by spreading such oils over a large surface, notably over woollen or cotton fibres, when absorption proceeds so rapidly that frequently spontaneous combustion will ensue.Advertisement