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Fire-balloon

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A balloon whose ascensional power is derived from hot air rising from a fire beneath its open mouth. Montgolfier used such a balloon.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Finsbury (London)
Fion
Fir-cone
Fir-tree (The)
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Fire
Fire Away!
Fire First
Fire-balloon
Fire-brand
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Fire-ship
Fire Up (To)
Fire Worship
Fire and Sword
Fire and Water
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