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- n. An organization whose purpose is to extinguish fires.
- n. A single emergency response unit and its personnel within a fire department
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a company of men managing an engine in extinguishing fires.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A company of men for managing an engine to extinguish fires.
- n. A fire-insurance company.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a private or temporary organization of individuals equipped to fight fires
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