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- n. Plural form of firestop.
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If the IMF starts to go down in flames, guess who firestops them too ...
Most of the buildings along Ocean Boulevard are old and very close together, with no firestops in between.
Most all the buildings along Ocean Boulevard are old and very close together, like Philadelphia rowhouses, with no firestops in between.
In such houses the stairs may be of wood, provided that the soffits are covered with metal laths and plastered with two coats of mortar, or with good qual - ity plaster-boards not less than one half inch in thickness made of plaster and strong fibre, and all joints made true and well pointed, and provided that such stairs are fur - nished with firestops.