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firetrap (n.)

also fire-trap, "place at great risk of destruction by fire and with insufficient means of escape," 1882, from fire (n.) + trap (n.).

updated on November 13, 2014

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Definitions of firetrap from WordNet

firetrap (n.)
a building that would be hard to escape from if it were to catch fire;
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