reverberatory furnace
noun Date: 1672 a furnace in which heat is radiated from the roof onto the material treated

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • reverberatory furnace — Furnace used for smelting, refining, or melting in which the fuel is not in direct contact with the contents but heats it by a flame blown over it from another chamber. Such furnaces are used in copper, tin, and nickel production, in the… …   Universalium

  • Reverberatory furnace — Reverberatory Re*ver ber*a*to*ry, a. Producing reverberation; acting by reverberation; reverberative. [1913 Webster] {Reverberatory furnace}. See the Note under {Furnace}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reverberatory furnace — Reverberatory furnace. См. Отражательная печь. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Reverberatory furnace — A reverberatory furnace is a metallurgical or process furnace that isolates the material being processed from contact with the fuel, but not from contact with combustion gases. The term reverberation is used here in a generic sense of rebounding… …   Wikipedia

  • reverberatory furnace — furnace in which the heat is deflected downward from the furnace s roof toward its hearth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reverberatory furnace — noun a furnace in which the material that is being treated is heated indirectly by flames that are directed at the roof and walls of the furnace • Hypernyms: ↑furnace …   Useful english dictionary

  • REVERBERATORY FURNACE —    a furnace with a domed roof, from which the flames of the fire are reflected upon the vessel placed within …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • reverberatory furnace — noun a furnace in which the roof and walls are heated by flames and radiate heat on to material in the centre …   English new terms dictionary

  • reverberatory furnace — noun A form of kiln, used in smelting and refining, in which the material is melted by the reflected heat of an overhead flame …   Wiktionary

  • reverberatory furnace — Смотри рефлекторная печь …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

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