Firewarden
Firewarden Fire"ward`en, n. An officer who has authority to direct in the extinguishing of fires, or to order what precautions shall be taken against fires; -- called also {fireward}. [1913 Webster]

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  • firewarden — /fuyeur wawr dn/, n. a person having authority in the prevention or extinguishing of fires, as in towns or camps. [1705 15; FIRE + WARDEN] * * * …   Universalium

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  • firewarden — /ˈfaɪəwɔdən/ (say fuyuhwawduhn) noun a person having authority in the prevention or extinguishing of fires, as in towns or camps …   Australian English dictionary

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