Water tu tuyere

Water tu tuyere
Water tu tuyere Wa"ter tu tu`y[`e]re" A tuy[`e]re kept cool by water circulating within a casing. It is used for hot blast. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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