Definitions for "Deflagration"
A burning up; conflagration.
This is a propagating flame that moves subsonically (the flame speed is less than the speed of sound) in a mixture of fuel and oxidizer.
Vigorous burning with subsonic flame propagation. (See Detonation).
A chemical operation wherein a material or mixture (generally containing saltpeter) is thrown into a hot crucible, where it inflames like gunpowder.
Keywords:  act, process
The act or process of deflagrating.