(Especially of a fabric) treated so as to be non-flammable: 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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