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fire brigade

noun

: a group of people who work to put out a fire

Full Definition of FIRE BRIGADE

:  a body of firefighters: as
a :  a usually private or temporary firefighting organization
b British :  fire department

First Known Use of FIRE BRIGADE

1838

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