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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fire·man /-mən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fire·man n.; pl. Firemen
 1. A man whose business is to extinguish fires in towns; a member of a fire company.
 2. A man who tends the fires, as of a steam engine; a stocker.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: play in which children take the roles of firemen and pretend
           to put out a fire
      2: a laborer who tends fires (as on a coal-fired train or
         steamship) [syn: stoker]
      3: a pitcher who does not start the game [syn: reliever, relief
      4: a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires
         [syn: firefighter, fire fighter, fire-eater]