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fire brigade

noun
1.
a group of firefighters, especially as formed temporarily or called upon to assist a fire department in an emergency.
2.
a small fire department privately employed by an institution.
Origin of fire brigade
1825-1835
1825-35
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fire brigade

noun
1.
(mainly Brit) an organized body of firefighters
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