a process of gilding metalwork in which the metal base is coated with an amalgam of gold and mercury, the latter subsequently being driven off by heat.
[fahyuh r-gahrd] /ˈfaɪərˌgɑrd/ noun 1. a person trained in fire prevention and safety: We’re looking for volunteer fireguards for Sunday’s performance. 2. a protective framework of wire in front of a fireplace; a fire screen. 3. a strip of cleared land made to check the spread of a forest or prairie fire; a firebreak. /ˈfaɪəˌɡɑːd/ […]
- Fire hall
noun 1. (US & Canadian) a fire station
noun 1. a helmet worn by a firefighter as a defense against falling materials from burning structures.
[fahyuh r-hawrs] /ˈfaɪərˌhɔrs/ noun 1. a used to pull a horse-drawn .