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Fluidized bed combustion (Sccmcf)

Definition
A method of burning particulate fuel, such as coal, in which the fuel particles are continually fed into a bed of mineral ash, while a flow of air passes up through the bed, causing it to act like a turbulent fluid, heating, quenching, or calcining the immersed components. (Source: www.eia.doe.gov/oiaf/1605/archive/95report/glossary.html)
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Combustion (Sccmc)
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Manifestations of combustion (Sccmcy)