[fahyuh r-proo-fing] /ˈfaɪərˌpru fɪŋ/
the act or process of rendering .
material for use in making anything .
[fahyuh r-proof] /ˈfaɪərˌpruf/
resistant to destruction by .
totally or almost totally unburnable.
verb (used with object)
to make fireproof.
capable of resisting damage by fire
(transitive) to make resistant to fire
1630s, from fire (n.) + proof. As a verb, from 1867. Related: Fireproofed; fireproofing.
[fahyuh r] /faɪər/ noun 1. a state, process, or instance of combustion in which fuel or other material is ignited and combined with oxygen, giving off light, heat, and flame. 2. a burning mass of material, as on a hearth or in a furnace. 3. the destructive burning of a building, town, forest, etc.; conflagration. […]
noun 1. a strong reddish-orange color. 2. Also called fire red toner. a brilliant reddish-orange dye.
noun 1. the amount of resistance of a material or construction to fire.
[fahyuh r-ri-zis-tuh nt] /ˈfaɪər rɪˌzɪs tənt/ adjective 1. totally or almost totally unburnable. 2. .