Definition of fire fang in English:

fire fang

noun

  • Damage resulting from excessive heat or too rapid drying; = fire-fanging. In early use also: †malt damaged in this way (obsolete).

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Gazophylacium Anglicanum. From fire-fang.

Pronunciation

fire fang

/ˈfʌɪə faŋ/