bush fire

bushfire

[boosh-fahyuhr]
noun
an uncontrolled fire in the trees and bushes of scrubland.

Origin:
1865–70; bush1 + fire

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bushfire (ˈbʊʃˌfaɪə)
 
n
an uncontrolled fire in the bush; a scrub or forest fire

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