firestorm


noun

  1. an atmospheric phenomenon, caused by a large fire, in which the rising column of air above the fire draws in strong winds often accompanied by rain.
  2. a raging fire of great intensity, as one fueled by oil or gas, that spreads rapidly.

noun

  1. an uncontrollable blaze sustained by violent winds that are drawn into the column of rising hot air over the burning area: often the result of heavy bombing

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