flashpoint in a sentence

Example sentences for flashpoint

The first flashpoint was the question of how much oil was leaking from the wellhead and where it was going.
Unpaid wages are a common flashpoint for urban workers, as are arbitrary land grabs by the authorities in the countryside.
The potential exists for the dam to turn into another regional flashpoint.
But the political flashpoint has raged around the boat arrivals.
Using these trees, they were generally able to identify a flashpoint at which the crowd determined which way the fight would go.
In certain events that leave their mark on pop culture, there comes a flashpoint when everyone's talking about the same thing.
The specific flashpoint must be accurately identified by the mailer before a mailability determination can be made.
Ethanol can also be blended into diesel fuel, but this blend is not as safe as conventional diesel because of its low flashpoint.
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