Definition of fire-resistant in English:

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fire-resistant

adjective

(Especially of a fabric) treated so as to be nonflammable: homes built with fire-resistant materials
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  • Prior to lighting the burner, ensure the stand is placed on a fire-resistant surface.
  • Flames burned straight through the outer covering, which should have been fire-resistant.
  • The kitchen's specially reinforced fire-resistant ceiling stopped the flames reaching the nine hotel rooms above.

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Syllabification: fire-re·sist·ant

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