fire lookout

noun

Definition of fire lookout

: a lookout stationed in a fire tower who keeps watch over a large area of forest and on sighting a fire notifies a dispatcher of its location

called also towerman

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“Fire lookout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fire%20lookout. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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