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fire door

n.
A door made of fire-resistant material that can be closed to prevent the spread of fire.

fire door

n
1. (Building) a door made of noncombustible material, the purpose of which is to prevent a fire from spreading within a building
2. (Building) a similar door, leading to the outside of a building, that can be easily opened from inside; emergency exit

fire′ door`


n.
a fireproof or fire-resistant door in a building.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fire door - a fire-resistant door that can be closed to stop the spread of a firefire door - a fire-resistant door that can be closed to stop the spread of a fire
door - a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle; "he knocked on the door"; "he slammed the door as he left"
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