Intumescent

In`tu·mes'cent adjective [ Latin intumescens , present participle] Swelling up; expanding.
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intumescent

Enlarging; becoming enlarged or swollen. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Intumescent

• (a.) Swelling up; expanding.
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Intumescent

An intumescent is a substance that swells as a result of heat exposure, thus increasing in volume and decreasing in density. Intumescents are typically used in passive fire protection and, in the U.S., require listing and approval use and compliance in their installed configurations in order to comply with the law.{citation needed|date=September 2...
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intumescent

Type: Term Pronunciation: in′tū-mes′ent Definitions: 1. Enlarging; becoming enlarged or swollen.
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