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ignition point

noun, Chemistry
Also called ignition temperature.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90

autoignition point

noun, Chemistry
1.
the minimum temperature at which a substance will undergo spontaneous combustion.
Also called ignition point, ignition temperature, kindling point.
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ignition point
  (ĭg-nĭsh'ən)   
The minimum temperature at which a substance will continue to burn on its own without the application of additional external heat.
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