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firedog

[fahyuh r-dawg, -dog] /ˈfaɪərˌdɔg, -ˌdɒg/
noun, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; fire + dog
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firedog

/ˈfaɪəˌdɒɡ/
noun
1.
either of a pair of decorative metal stands used to support logs in an open fire
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