What does ignition mean?

Definitions for ignition
ɪgˈnɪʃ ənig·ni·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ignition(noun)

    the process of initiating combustion or catching fire

  2. ignition, ignition system(noun)

    the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine

  3. ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation(noun)

    the act of setting something on fire

Wiktionary

  1. ignition(Noun)

    The act of igniting.

  2. ignition(Noun)

    The initiation of combustion.

  3. ignition(Noun)

    A system for activating combustion in a combustion engine.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ignition(noun)

    the act of igniting, kindling, or setting on fire

    Etymology: [Cf. F. ignition.]

  2. Ignition(noun)

    the state of being ignited or kindled

    Etymology: [Cf. F. ignition.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ignition

    (Lat. ignis, “fire”). The act of setting fire to, or of taking fire; as opposed to combustion or burning, which is a consequence of ignition. By ignition of gunpowder is understood the setting on fire of a particular point of the charge.

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How to say ignition in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ignition in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ignition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of ignition in a Sentence

  1. Elon Musk:

    The failure of the titanium component in a high-pressure NTO environment was sufficient to cause ignition of the check valve and led to an explosion.

  2. Bud Zaouk:

    Unlike the alcohol ignition interlocks which require you to blow into a devise and are used for convicted drunk drivers, DADSS is a driver assist system that would be seamless, take less than half a second, and use infrared light to measure a driver’s blood alcohol content in the breath or through the fingertips, which is far more reliable.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Seek isolation as much as possible from time to time for it gives fuel for own mind ignition to do the right introspection and, importantly, do the correct identification of others character and intention.

  4. Patricia Dovi:

    The kids were so cute yesterday. One said, It looks like your Jeep! we put keys with their names on the desks,so they were all very excited and wanted to know if [the Jeeps]really work and where to put [the keys]in the ignition.

  5. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. If from people, it is directed at you: resentment, envy, sarcasm, sarcasm, anger, aggression, hatred, revenge, rage - know that all this is people's sympathy, this does not mean that you are a bad person, just very attractive personality. 2. A love couple who is able to constantly forgive each other is doomed to become the happiest couple in the world. 3. Sleep is a unique museum of our past, present, and future. In which there is a library that holds a unique knowledge. 4. Man does not want people to like him, he wants to tease them. 5. For many people, love with late ignition. 6. The enemy control you with the help of your own anger. 7. We die exactly as much as we cease to be needed by the world. 8. Even in the worst, there is something funny. 9. Laziness as if slows down time and space. 10. Your loved one is your best thought in all your mind, throughout your whole life. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

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