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fire screen

noun
1.
a screen placed in front of a fireplace for protection, especially from sparks.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60
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British Dictionary definitions for fire-screen

fire screen

noun
1.
a decorative screen placed in the hearth when there is no fire
2.
a screen placed before a fire to protect the face from intense heat
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