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fire setting

noun, Mining.
1.
an ancient method of shattering rock by building a fire against it so as to cause it to split as a result of uneven internal stresses.
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  • fire setting is an extremely dangerous and often overlooked behavior.
  • Most experts agree that the best way to understand fire setting behavior is to look at where and why children set fires.
  • fire setting and fire play are both dangerous and must be stopped.
  • fire setting behavior in some children, ages five through early teens, is a way of expressing feelings.

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