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Definition of Back fire

Back fire
Back fire Back fire (a) A fire started ahead of a forest or prairie fire to burn only against the wind, so that when the two fires meet both must go out for lack of fuel. (b) A premature explosion in the cylinder of a gas or oil engine during the exhaust or the compression stroke, tending to drive the piston in a direction reverse to that in which it should travel; also, an explosion in the exhaust passages of such ah engine.

Meaning of Back fire from wikipedia

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- Complete Best: Back Fire is a compilation of songs and of the ****anese hard rock band Show-Ya. The collection was released in 1992 in ****an. This compilation...
- "Back in the Fire" is a song written by Mike Reid and Rory Bourke, and recorded by American country music artist Gene Watson. It was released in March...
- to "burn back" towards the main fire front and are usually burning and traveling against ground level winds. See wikt:fight fire with fire. Another consideration...
- Fire in the Sky is a 1993 American biopic science fiction mystery film directed by Robert Lieberman and written by Tracy Tormé. It is based on Travis Walton's...
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- Systems and publisher Nintendo to bring the series back to home consoles for the first time since Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn in 2007. The team wanted the...
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