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bucket brigade

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bucket brigade (plural bucket brigades)

  1. A primitive firefighting technique, in which a long line of people pass buckets of water hand-to-hand from the nearest water source to the site of a fire, in an attempt to douse it.
  2. By extension, any process in which something is passed along a chain.