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combustion

 [kom-bus´chun]
rapid oxidation with emission of heat.

com·bus·tion

(kom-bŭs'chŭn),
Burning, the rapid oxidation of any substance accompanied by the production of heat and light.
[L. comburo, pp. -bustus, to burn up]

com·bus·tion

(kŏm-bŭs'chŭn)
Burning; rapid oxidation of any substance accompanied by the production of heat and light.
[L. comburo, pp. -bustus, to burn up]
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The technique and procedures of the experimental work for determination the enthalpies of combustion of amides and anilides by the method of bomb calorimetry as well as the origin and purity of the compounds used in the experiment are described in our work elsewhere, in which we conducted the similar experiment with the same materials [4].
The enthalpies of combustion (IcH0) and the calculated values of the enthalpies of formation (IfH0) for the amides and anilides under study are presented in Table-1.
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[53] obtained lower thermal efficiency in RCCI compared to conventional combustion at low load conditions.
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Under an inlet pressure of 0.04-0.16 MPa, the effects of inlet pressure on the ignition process and the ignition performance of spray combustion were studied with a high-speed camera and thermocouple measurement system.
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investigated the ISC process of oil and classified the structure of the combustion waves through the ratio of the oxygen injection rate and the coke formation rate [14].
Lean burn with decreased combustion temperature in GDI engines can provide low emissions and low heat losses, leading to improved efficiency.
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