Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of firestick.

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Examples

  • The Aborigines left fires burning, in camp hearths or hollow trees, everywhere they went, to be taken over by others or for the replenishment of faltering firesticks.

    Wildwood

  • The Australians the white explorers and early settlers encountered invariably carried firesticks.

    Wildwood

  • The Australians the white explorers and early settlers encountered invariably carried firesticks.

    Wildwood

  • The Aborigines left fires burning, in camp hearths or hollow trees, everywhere they went, to be taken over by others or for the replenishment of faltering firesticks.

    Wildwood

  • The locals here have never seen one, but many like myself have seen firesticks that were stolen from Europe.

    Lord Conrads Crusade

  • For them bulls would carry firesticks on their teeth to set your yards alight

    Bulls of the Speewah

  • Aludra had everyone trying out her strikers, or firesticks, or whatever she would decide to call them next.

    The Fires of Heaven

  • Carefully she put the box of firesticks into one of the cabinets, next to two more.

    The Fires of Heaven

  • But the doorway was crowded with men and their firesticks.

    The Legacy of Heorot

  • And you have ways as far above firesticks ... as the sky above our world.

    A Private Little War

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