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fire·back

 (fīr′băk′)
n.
A metal plate that is attached to the back wall of a fireplace to protect the wall and radiate heat back into the room.

fireback

(ˈfaɪəˌbæk)
n
1. (Furniture) Also called: reredos an ornamental iron slab against the back wall of a hearth
2. (Animals) any pheasant of the genus Lophura, of SE Asia
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Abstract: A 15-year-old, female Vieilott's fireback pheasant (Lophura rufa) presented with a 2day history of a drooping right wing.
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In the same year Mr Field's legacy provided a further PS1,250 and his widow paid for the installation of coalfire grates and ovens in the Lincoln style, with fireback water heating.
In one fireplace, a cast iron fireback they found that dates from 1796 protects the brick and reflects heat into the room.
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Suitably revved up following a pipe-opener at Newmarket in May, Fireback impressed over this course and distance three weeks ago with a staying-on third behind Tajneed and Swiss Cross.
She made all here to beat Fireback in April, and Andrew Balding's gelding gave that form a massive boost when landing a valuable handicap at HQ last week.
Where else could the restorer or gardener find, in the same sale, parts from a potato digger or a fine 1786 iron fireback, the semi circular frame enclosing a pair of cherubs and how could a better way be found to start the summer garden?
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50) Then there was the crestless fireback (telibou), unmistakably identifiable from Pangan Runtop's description of its chicken-like size and behavior, e.
That determination translated into using a cast-iron fireback behind the stove top, a Venetian plaster hood overhead, and reclaimed French parfeuille pavers on the floor.