The night has been unruly: where we lay, Our chimneys were blown down: and, as they say, Lamentings heard i’ the air, strange screams of death; And prophesying, with accents terrible, Of dire combustion and confus’d events, New hatch’d to the woeful time: the obscure bird Clamour’d the live-long night; some say the earth Was feverous, and did shake.
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internal combustion engine
Fire codes are strict because of the danger of spontaneous combustion of the ingredients.