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safety curtain

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Theatre
safety curtainˈsafety ˌcurtain noun [countable]  APTa thick curtain at the front of a theatre stage that prevents fire from spreading
Examples from the Corpus
safety curtainAs he disappears behind a safety curtain of blue smoke he starts to say something, but he coughs on the smoke.
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