Definition of 'spontaneous combustion'
Example sentences containing 'spontaneous combustion'
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It is a spontaneous combustion of cleansing.Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In the parking lot there is a white coupé suffering from spontaneous combustion: it has blown its hood.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Fire investigators found that the blaze was caused by spontaneous combustion resulting from the rains in the wettest summer for 100 years.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
This is caused by spontaneous combustion, when damp crops begin to heat up to the point where they can burst into flame.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I am writing this at 4.30am after a near miss for spontaneous combustion woke me up.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
What about spontaneous combustion in Britain, under the weight of household debt and high house prices?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
And don't leave the chip pan unattended: they are notoriously prone to spontaneous combustion if they get too hot.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It remains his boldest and best song and he led the audience, by now on the verge of spontaneous combustion, in a splendid a cappella rendition.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Definition of spontaneous combustion from the Collins English Dictionary