fireguard

noun
fire·​guard | \ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌgärd \

Definition of fireguard 

1 : a person who watches for the outbreak of fire also : a person whose duty is to extinguish fires

3 : firebreak

First Known Use of fireguard

1785, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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