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English definition of “fire brigade”

fire brigade

noun [C]
 
UK (US fire department)
B2 an organization of people whose job is to stop fires burningFire serviceFire and flame
(Definition of fire brigade from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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