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Difference between Fire fight and Firefighting

fire fight

1. an exchange of fire between opposing units (as distinct from close combat):

  • Three soldiers have been killed in a fire fight with separatist guerrillas.

2. the effort to extinguish or to check the spread of a fire:

  • Several firefighters were transported to the local hospital during the fire fight.

firefighting— = fire fight 2:

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