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EtymologyEdit

fire +‎ warden

NounEdit

firewarden (plural firewardens)

  1. An officer who has authority to direct in the extinguishing of fires, or to order what precautions shall be taken against fires.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for firewarden in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)