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fire hose

noun
1.
a special heavy-duty hose for use in fighting destructive fires.
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  • It sounded, he said later, as if someone had turned a fire hose on his roof.
  • In the next moment, the obstruction in question shot out of the line with fire hose ferocity.
  • The boatswain and a mate trained a fire hose on the plate, and the mud came down in curtains.
  • In the old days, airline mechanics simply used a fire hose.
  • National standards require that fire departments pressure test fire hose annually.
  • The specific dimensions of screw thread employed to coupled fire hose and equipment.
  • Specifically defined screw thread used on fire hose couplings.

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