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English definition of “firebreak”

firebreak

noun [C]     /ˈfaɪə.breɪk/ US  /ˈfaɪr-/ (Australian English also firetrail)
a strip of land in a wood or forest from which the trees have been removed to prevent a fire from spreading Fire serviceFire and flame
(Definition of firebreak noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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