fire hazard


General Science

  • noun something that increases the risk of fire


  • The relative danger that a fire will start and spread, that smoke or toxic gases will be generated, or that an explosion will occur, endangering the occupants of a building or area.

Real Estate

  • noun a situation, or a set of materials, that could easily start a fire or could burn easily or dangerously


  • noun a situation, such as the improper storage of goods, which could easily start a fire