fire extinguisher

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfaɪər ɪkˌstɪŋ.ɡwɪʃ.ə(r)/

NounEdit

fire extinguisher (plural fire extinguishers)

  1. A device that can be used to put out a fire. Usually a cylinder filled with carbon dioxide, dry powder or water, in the latter two cases with some means of pressurising the cylinder to expel the contents.

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Last modified on 3 March 2014, at 07:50