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flame

noun [C or U] (FIRE)    /fleɪm/
B2 burning gas (from something on fire) which produces usually yellow light: The flames grew larger as the fire spread. The car flipped over and burst into flames (= started burning immediately). When the fire engine arrived the house was already in flames (= burning).Fire and flameFire service
(Definition of flame noun (FIRE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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