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Products of fire

ash

noun

the grey powder that remains after something has burned

brand

noun

a burning piece of wood

charcoal

noun

a black substance made from burnt wood, used as a fuel, especially for cooking food outside. You can also use sticks of charcoal for drawing.

cinder

noun

a small piece of something that has been burnt almost completely

cinders

noun

the burnt pieces left after a fire has stopped burning

ember

noun

a piece of wood or coal that is still hot and red after a fire has stopped burning

fumes

noun

smoke or gas that has an unpleasant smell, especially harmful smoke or gas

smoke

noun

a grey, black, or white cloud produced by something that is burning

soot

noun

a dirty black powder that is produced when you burn something such as coal or wood

spark

noun

a very small piece of burning material

stub

noun

the part of something that remains after you have burnt or used the rest

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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