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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
fireplug \fireplug\ n.
an upright hydrant that can supply large volumes of water to
use in fighting a fire. They are commonly placed at intervals
at the street edge of a sidewalk for convenience in
suppressing fires in towns.
Syn: fire hydrant, plug.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a
fire [syn: fireplug, fire hydrant, plug]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "fireplug":
Foamite, acid, automatic sprinkler, carbon tet,
carbon tetrachloride, carbon-dioxide foam, deck gun, deluge set,
extinguisher, fire apparatus, fire engine, fire hose, fire hydrant,
foam, foam extinguisher, hook-and-ladder, hydrant, ladder pipe,
plug, pumper, snorkel, soda, sprinkler, sprinkler head,
sprinkler system, super-pumper, water, water cannon, water plug,
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