Definition of fire department noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


fire department

BrE BrE//ˈfaɪə dɪpɑːtmənt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfaɪər dɪpɑːrtmənt//
(North American English) (British English fire brigade, fire service) [usually singular]
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an organization of people who are trained and employed to put out fires and to rescue people from fires; the people who belong to this organization
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