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liquid fire

noun
1.
flaming petroleum or the like, as employed against an enemy in warfare.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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Examples for liquid fire
  • Completed a benchmark data set on the transport of liquid fire suppressants around obstacles.
  • Ability to modify building sprinkler systems to allow delay for pre-action non-liquid fire suppressant system to be installed.
  • Students learn about extinguishing agent selection and application while responding to a flammable liquid fire.
  • Store liquid fire starter away from your tent and campfire, and use only dry kindling to freshen a campfire.
British Dictionary definitions for liquid fire

liquid fire

noun
1.
inflammable petroleum or other liquid used as a weapon of war in flamethrowers, etc
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