[ fahyuh r-ri-zis-tuh nt ]
/ ˈfaɪər rɪˌzɪs tənt /
totally or almost totally unburnable.
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Origin of fire-resistant
First recorded in 1900–05
Words nearby fire-resistant
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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