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One of the phenomenon which cannot be described as combustion is:

A

oxidation of coal in air

B

burning of magnesium in nitrogen

C

reaction of antimony in chlorine

D

lighting of an electric lamp

Answer

Lighting of an electric lamp cannot be described as combustion. During the lighting of an electric lamp, the electrical energy is converted into light energy. However, during combustion, chemical energy is converted into thermal energy.

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