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Fire

Somewhat informal; to terminate the employment of an employee. An employee may be fired for cause, such as for sexual harassment or absenteeism, or, in many cases, without cause. A fired employee is often eligible to collect unemployment insurance for a certain period of time.
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Recent literature offers no single study specifically addressing the performance of industrial firewood processors.
Firewood permits can be purchased at any Deschutes or Ochoco National Forest Ranger District offices.
The first ever Wales Domestic Firewood Survey found that around 11% of households in Wales now burn wood for heating or cooking.
Researchers from Colorado State University and Northern Arizona University bought 419 bundles of firewood from grocery stores, big box stores and gas stations in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.
Observations, measurements and investigations from women in 40 smallholders provide knowledge and information on the mostly used firewood species and help in estimating the daily consumption of firewood.
Re: 'California Firewood Task Force's message: Buy it where you burn it' (October-December 2011): Your article was timely
Our Firestarter can even light firewood dampened with snow and light rain giving customers a reliable firestarter for any weather condition.
A recent study by international development charity Cord, based in Leamington, found the scarcity of firewood for cooking was causing conflict between the Chadian community and the Sudanese refugees.
PEOPLE who have had enough of fuel price rises are looking to the old-fashioned alternative of firewood.
MODEL Gisele Bundchen swapped the catwalk for a dirt track as she carried firewood on her head on a visit to Kenya to look at its energy needs.
MODEL Gisele Bundchen swapped the catwalk for a dirt track as she carried firewood on her head on a recent visit to Kenya to look at the country's energy needs.
We worked the front corner of our property hauling four or five trees to the yard in our firewood truck.