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wildfire

noun [C] uk   /ˈwaɪld.faɪər/  us   /-faɪr/
a fire that is burning strongly and out of control on an area of grass or bushes in the countryside: Major wildfires have destroyed thousands of acres in Idaho.
Translations of “wildfire”
in Korean 도깨비불…
in Arabic نار في فَلاة…
in Portuguese incêndio florestal, fogaréu…
in Catalan incendi…
in Japanese 野火…
in Italian incendio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 野火…
in Chinese (Simplified) 野火…
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