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Fire-raising (5)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

arson

'fire-raising' is the definition.
(synonyms)

This is the entire clue.

(Other definitions for arson that I've seen before include "matchplay, say?" , "Pyromaniac crime" , "Crime of fire-setting (5)" , "Crime of fire setting" , "Malicious fire-lighting" .)

I've seen this clue in The Telegraph, The Independent, The Mirror, The Sun, the Evening Standard, The Irish Independent and The Guardian.
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