equipment for extinguishing destructive fires.
- Fire appliance
noun 1. another name for fire engine
noun 1. any area of a building that is enclosed by fire-resistant partitions.
[fahyuh r-ahrm] /ˈfaɪərˌɑrm/ noun 1. a small weapon, as a rifle or pistol, from which a projectile is by gunpowder. /ˈfaɪərˌɑːm/ noun 1. a weapon, esp a portable gun or pistol, from which a projectile can be discharged by an explosion caused by igniting gunpowder, etc n. 1640s, from fire (n.) + arm (n.2). Related: […]
[fahyuh r-bak] /ˈfaɪərˌbæk/ noun 1. a piece, lining the rear of a fireplace, usually of cast iron. 2. the rear of a fireplace. /ˈfaɪəˌbæk/ noun 1. Also called reredos. an ornamental iron slab against the back wall of a hearth 2. any pheasant of the genus Lophura, of SE Asia