What is the difference between smoke alarm and smoke detector?


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Smoke alarms are self-contained, single or multiple-station smoke-sensing devices typically found in homes. Smoke detectors are smoke-sensing devices that are not self-contained. They operate as an interconnected system and are sometimes monitored remotely.

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