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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Heat-generating.

Usage examples (36)
  • The calorific properties of fuels
  • This definite amount of heat per pound liberated by perfect combustion is termed the calorific value of that substance.
  • It's around one-third less calorific? and 100% less biscuity.
  • The calorific value of peat, as shown by numerous analyses made by the for more
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