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A highly skilled, intensively trained wildland firefighter, usually a member of a crew of about 20 people. Crews are based in many national parks and forests out west, but when wildfires erupt, they are sent to the front lines wherever they are needed. Physically intensive work.
the hotshots loaded up the buggy and drove to the fire
by Oxeye January 20, 2004

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