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fireboat

[fahyuh r-boht]
noun
  1. a powered vessel equipped to fight fires on boats, docks, shores, etc.
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Origin of fireboat

First recorded in 1875–80; fire + boat
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British Dictionary definitions for fireboat

fireboat

noun
  1. a motor vessel with fire-fighting apparatus
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