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firestorm

noun [C] uk   /ˈfaɪə.stɔːm/  us   /ˈfaɪr.stɔːrm/
a very large fire that is impossible to control, sometimes caused by heavy bombing from aircraft
Translations of “firestorm”
in Chinese (Traditional) (有時指因飛機爆炸等引起的)風暴性大火…
in Chinese (Simplified) (有时指因飞机爆炸等引起的)风暴性大火…
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