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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Firefighter who parachutes to forest fires inaccessible to ground crews

Usage examples (34)
  • Forest Service's elite "smokejumper" firefighters, he was in charge of putting out the blazes across the sprawling region.
  • A smokejumper had been brought into the first-aid tent.
  • He then worked as a smokejumper and received a degree in forestry at Montana
  • Gene did, including becoming a smokejumper, getting his own small plane pilot license, working as a ski instructor, and being in the military. for more
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