backdraught

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backdraught or (US), (Canadian) backdraft (ˈbækˌdrɑːft)
 
n
1.  a reverse movement of air, gas, or liquid
2.  an explosion that occurs when air reaches a fire that has used up all the available oxygen, often occurring when a door is opened to the room containing the fire
 
backdraft or (US), (Canadian) backdraft
 
n

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