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  1. forest firenoun

    bush fire

  2. forest firenoun

    A fire, often large, that consumes a forest or woodland.

    If the forest fire is not contained soon the town will be at risk!

    bush fire

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forest firenoun

    an uncontrolled fire in a wooded area

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  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    An optimist looks at a seed and sees a tree; a pessimist looks at a tree and sees a forest fire.

  2. Chrystia Freeland:

    The fact that flooding season and in due course, forest fire season, is coinciding with coronavirus in Canada is posing some special challenges.

  3. Alfredo Sirkis:

    Once you have a huge forest fire like that, especially when you don't have all the kind of forest fire-fighting equipment that you have in places like the U.S. or Portugal, it's difficult to extinguish, they'll only be extinguished by themselves depending on the weather conditions.

  4. David Peterson:

    We’re not dealing much with forest in Southern California, we’re dealing more with schapperal -- and that gets even hotter than a forest fire, there’s a long road ahead of us. The fires we’ve dealt with recently -- like the Thomas Fire -- are all indicators of what we’re having to deal with in California for the next few years.

  5. Rudy Tanzi:

    We know that amyloid deposition starts a decade or so before symptoms and it's too late to treat it then, it's like trying to put out a forest fire by putting out the match.

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