Definition of firehall in English:

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firehall

Pronunciation: /ˈfīərˌhôl/

noun

A fire station.
Example sentences
  • The moments of silence spread Wednesday from the steel and concrete towers Downtown to the well-worn strip malls north of the city to newly built firehalls in the West End.
  • Franklin said there's a good reason firefighters should be called - firehalls are scattered throughout the community while ambulance stations are more centrally located, so firehalls are closer to most houses.
  • The problem lies with the macho culture in city firehalls.

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Syllabification: fire·hall

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