[fahyuh r-ri-zis-tuh nt]
- totally or almost totally unburnable.
Origin of fire-resistant
First recorded in 1900–05
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Fire risks to residences and other buildings can be reduced by building the roof of fireproof or fire-resistant materials.A Living from the Land
William B. Duryee