fireroom fireroom

Definition(s):

  • (n) (nautical) chamber or compartment in which the furnaces of a ship are stoked or fired

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The blast passing down the cruiser Pensacola's stacks blew open the boilers' fire doorswhich would have brought death by suffocation to all the fireroom crews.
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