Definition of fire department in English:

fire department

Syllabification: fire de·part·ment

noun

North American
  • The department of a local or municipal authority in charge of preventing and fighting fires.
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    • Another source for information is your local fire department's hazardous material team.
    • If you're not sure where to start, contact your local fire department for recommendations.
    • The local fire department had a huge influence on my life and my experiences there will never be forgotten.

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