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Developed by the German scientist Georg Ernst Stahl early in the 18th century, phlogiston was a dominant chemical concept of the time because it seemed to explain so much in a simple fashion.
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
a small round boat made from animal skins
open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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American definition and synonyms of phlogiston from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.