Recent Examples of fireplace from the Web
Four people died in the Donnelly house fire, believed to have been ignited by a propane fireplace.
The stone-set fireplace extends the length of the almost 13-foot ceilings and highlights the room’s grandeur.
Good thing there's a game room and a family room complete with fireplace, soaring ceilings and views of the pool, bay and wildlife.
Walkenhorst recommends that homeowners examine the environment in which the pet lives, to anticipate fire hazards such as candles, stovetops, space heaters, fireplaces and frayed wires chewed by puppies.
Some may be obvious to the veteran baby-proofers — the open fireplace, the handful of coins in arms reach.
The living room's fireplace and floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking the beach, provide a serene atmosphere that sets the tone for the entire house.
Borcina was at the center of a key issue about who placed ashes from the home's fireplace in the mudroom before going to bed.
The lounge spans 8,000 square feet with east- and west-facing terraces, two bars and a fireplace.
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First Known Use of fireplace
FIREPLACE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fireplace for English Language Learners
: a specially built place in a room where a fire can be built
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Definition of fireplace for Students
: a structure with a hearth on which an open fire can be built (as for heating)
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