the failure of a jet engine due to an interruption of the fuel supply or to faulty combustion.
: Gramm, flameout Jack Kemp
[fleym-out] /ˈfleɪmˌaʊt/ noun, Aeronautics. 1. the failure of a jet engine due to an interruption of the fuel supply or to faulty combustion. /ˈfleɪmˌaʊt/ noun 1. the failure of an aircraft jet engine in flight due to extinction of the flame 2. a complete failure verb (adverb) 3. (of a jet engine) to fail in […]
[fleym-proof] /ˈfleɪmˌpruf/ adjective 1. resisting the effect of ; not readily ignited or burned by . verb (used with object) 2. to make flameproof. /ˈfleɪmˌpruːf/ adjective 1. not liable to catch fire or be damaged by fire 2. (of electrical apparatus) designed so that an internal explosion will not ignite external flammable gas
noun 1. a compound used in cloth and plastic material to raise the ignition point of the material, thus making it resistant to fire.
[fleym] /fleɪm/ noun 1. burning gas or vapor, as from wood or coal, that is undergoing combustion; a portion of ignited gas or vapor. 2. Often, flames. the state or condition of blazing combustion: to burst into flames. 3. any flamelike condition; glow; inflamed condition. 4. brilliant light; scintillating luster. 5. bright coloring; a streak […]