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liquid fire

flaming petroleum or the like, as employed against an enemy in warfare.
Origin of liquid fire
1860-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for liquid fire

liquid fire

inflammable petroleum or other liquid used as a weapon of war in flamethrowers, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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