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fire fighting

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfire fightingˈfire ˌfighting noun [uncountable]  1 STOP something THAT IS HAPPENINGthe work of stopping fires burning2 STOP something THAT IS HAPPENING British English the actions that are taken to find out what has caused a sudden problem in an organization, machine etc, and to correct it
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fire fightingThe tugs were built primarily for service at the Braefoot Bay Terminal and are fully fitted for fire fighting and pollution control.Most countries have a paid, professional fire brigade who are expert in fire fighting.
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