Meaning of fire fang in English:

fire fang

Pronunciation /ˈfʌɪə faŋ/

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.