As nouns the difference between ignition and flashover
is that ignition
is the act of igniting while flashover
is the near simultaneous ignition of all combustible material in an enclosed area.
The act of igniting.
The initiation of combustion.
A system for activating combustion in a combustion engine.
* ignition temperature
* false ignition
The near simultaneous ignition of all combustible material in an enclosed area.
An unintended electric discharge or arc over or around an insulator