- a metal grate for holding hot coals.
Origin of firepan
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Examples from the Web for firepan
I'd rather have him than any other ten bears in the Firepan Range.
He was surprised when he learned that he was not on Firepan Creek after all.
David made up his mind that it must be the Firepan, and he could feel his pulse quicken as he started up it with Baree.
"Guess he was a little crazy," Brokaw had said, speaking of Tavish as he had last known him on the Firepan.
Pipoonaskoos is buried in the Firepan Range country, with a slab over his head, just like a white man.
- a metal container for a fire in a room
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