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flame

noun [C, U]
 
 
/fleɪm/
B2 hot, bright, burning gas produced by something on fire: Smoke and flames were pouring out of the burning factory. The whole building was soon in flames (= burning). The car crashed and burst into flames (= suddenly started burning).Fire and flameFire service
an angry email or message in a chat room, etc.Internet terminology and abbreviations
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