[fahyuh r-boht] /ˈfaɪərˌboʊt/
a powered vessel equipped to fight on , docks, shores, etc.
a motor vessel with fire-fighting apparatus
[fahyuh r-bom] /ˈfaɪərˌbɒm/ noun 1. an explosive device with incendiary effects. verb (used with object) 2. to attack with a firebomb or firebombs. /ˈfaɪəˌbɒm/ noun 1. another name for incendiary (sense 6) verb 2. (transitive) to attack with incendiary bombs n. 1895, from fire (n.) + bomb (n.). As a verb, from 1950 as an […]
noun, Mining. 1. a person who inspects a mine for the presence of noxious gases, dangerous roofs, and other hazards.
[fahyuh r-boks] /ˈfaɪərˌbɒks/ noun 1. the or chamber containing the of a steam boiler, furnace, etc. 2. the furnace of a locomotive, where coal, oil, or other fuel is burned to generate steam. 3. a or panel with a device for notifying the of an outbreak of . 4. Obsolete. a tinderbox. /ˈfaɪəˌbɒks/ noun 1. […]