Flammable vs Methacrolein - What's the difference?

flammable | methacrolein |


As nouns the difference between flammable and methacrolein

is that flammable is any flammable substance while methacrolein is (organic compound) a clear, colorless, flammable liquid, molecular formula c4h6o.

As an adjective flammable

is capable of burning, especially a liquid.

flammable

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Capable of burning, especially a liquid.
  • Easily set on fire.
  • Subject to easy ignition and rapid flaming combustion.
  • Synonyms

    * inflammable

    Antonyms

    * non-flammable, nonflammable

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any flammable substance.
  • methacrolein

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (organic compound) a clear, colorless, flammable liquid, molecular formula C4H6O.
  • Synonyms

    * methacrylaldehyde

    Hypernyms

    * aldehyde * alkene