As used in policies of insurance, this term does not mean any fluid which will burn, but it means a recognized article of commerce, called by that name, and which is a different article from naphtha or kerosene. Putnam v. Insurance Co. (C. C.) 4 Fed. 764; Wheeler v. Insurance Co., 6 Mo. App. 235; Mark v. Insurance Co., 24 Hun (N. Y.) 569.
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of BURNING FLUID helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary