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fire·house

 (fīr′hous′)

firehouse

(ˈfaɪəhaʊs)
n
US another name for fire station

fire′ sta`tion


n.
a building in which firefighting apparatus and usu. fire department personnel are housed; firehouse.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.firehouse - a station housing fire apparatus and firemenfirehouse - a station housing fire apparatus and firemen
infrastructure, base - the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area; "the industrial base of Japan"
station - a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station"
Translations
消防署

firehouse

[ˈfaɪəhaʊs] N (firehouses (pl)) [ˈfaɪəhaʊzɪz] (US) → estación f or (Sp) parque m de bomberos
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