flame-resistant


flame-resistant
/ˈfleɪm-rəzɪstənt/ (say 'flaym-ruhzistuhnt)

adjective
of or relating to that which cannot be ignited easily as of certain types of fabric.
flame-resistance, noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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