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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fireroom  \Fire"room`\,  n. 
  Same  as  {Stokehold},  below. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Stokehold  \Stoke"hold`\,  n.  (Naut.) 
  The  space,  or  any  of  the  spaces,  in  front  of  the  boilers  of  a 
  ship,  from  which  the  furnaces  are  fed;  the  stokehole  of  a 
  ship;  also  a  room  containing  a  ship's  boilers;  as  forced 
  draft  with  closed  stokehold;  --  called  also  in  American 
  ships,  {fireroom}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fireroom 
  n  :  (nautical)  chamber  or  compartment  in  which  the  furnaces  of  a 
  ship  are  stoked  or  fired  [syn:  {stokehold},  {stokehole}] 




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