Stove-pipe

  • 1 stove|pipe — «STOHV PYP», noun. 1. a metal pipe that carries smoke and gases from a stove to a chimney, or to the outside of a building. 2. Informal. a tall silk hat …

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  • 2 stove·pipe — /ˈstoʊvˌpaıp/ noun, pl pipes [count] 1 : a metal pipe used for carrying away smoke from a stove 2 : a very tall silk hat a stovepipe hat …

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  • 3 stove-pipe n — A movable cylinder used as a receptacle for smoke and profanity …

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  • 4 stove-pipe — n. Funnel …

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  • 6 stove — (n.) mid 15c., heated room, bath room, from M.L.G. or M.Du. stove, both meaning heated room, which was the original sense in English; a general West Germanic word (Cf. O.E. stofa bath room, Ger. Stube sitting room ) of uncertain relationship to… …

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  • 7 stove — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a closed apparatus burning fuel or electricity for heating or cooking. 2 Brit. Hort. a hothouse with artificial heat. v.tr. Brit. force or raise (plants) in a stove. Phrases and idioms: stove enamel a heatproof enamel produced by… …

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  • 8 Stove — A stove is an enclosed heated space. The term is commonly taken to mean an enclosed space in which fuel is burned to provide heating, either to heat the space in which the stove is situated or to heat the stove itself, and items placed on it, for …

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  • 9 stove — Synonyms and related words: Seger cone, acid kiln, blast furnace, boiler, bottle gas stove, brickkiln, burner, butane stove, calefactor, caliduct, cement kiln, coal furnace, coal stove, cook stove, cooker, cookery, element, enamel kiln, furnace,… …

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  • 10 Cook stove — Stove manufacture in Senegal. In cooking, a cook stove is a very basic stove heated by burning wood, charcoal, animal dung or crop residue. Cook stoves are the most common way of cooking and heating food in developing countries. Developing… …

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  • 11 Kitchen stove — Stove Top redirects here. For the brand of stuffing, see Stove Top stuffing. Cooker redirects here. For the apple, see Cooking apple. A wood burning iron stove …

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  • 12 Rocket stove — The rocket stove is a variety of wood burning cooking stove. It is easy to construct, and it uses low cost materials. The rocket stove s main components are:* Chimney: a metal box (such as a 5 gallon tin can) or pipe standing vertically and… …

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  • 13 Portable stove — A Portable stove is a stove specially designed to be portable and lightweight, as for camping.The division of portable stoves into several broad categories is based on the type of fuel used in the stove: stoves that use solid or liquid fuel that… …

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  • 14 Pellet stove — A wood pellet stove A pellet stove is a stove that burns compressed wood or biomass pellets to create a source of heat for residential and sometimes industrial spaces. By slowly feeding fuel from a storage container (hopper) into a burn pot area …

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  • 15 Gas stove — Many stoves use natural gas to provide heat. In cooking, a gas stove is a cooker which uses natural gas, propane, butane, liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Contents …

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  • 16 National pipe thread — Threaded pipe and elbow. The pipe has a male NPT thread, while the elbow s is female. National Pipe Thread Tapered Thread (NPT) is a U.S. standard for tapered threads used on threaded pipes and fittings. The taper rate for all NPT threads is 1⁄16 …

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  • 17 flue pipe — noun organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip • Syn: ↑flue, ↑labial pipe • Hypernyms: ↑organ pipe, ↑pipe, ↑pipework * * * noun 1. : a pip …

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  • 18 steam pipe — Synonyms and related words: adjutage, burner, caliduct, catheter, cooker, cookery, drainpipe, efflux tube, element, fire hose, flue pipe, funnel, furnace, garden hose, gas jet, gas pipe, heater, heating duct, hose, hosepipe, jet, nipple, organ… …

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  • 19 Dry stove — Dry Dry (dr[imac]), a. [Compar. {Drier}; superl. {Driest}.] [OE. dru[yogh]e, druye, drie, AS. dryge; akin to LG. dr[ o]ge, D. droog, OHG. trucchan, G. trocken, Icel. draugr a dry log. Cf. {Drought}, {Drouth}, 3d {Drug}.] 1. Free from moisture;… …

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  • 20 Franklin Stove —    Benjamin Franklin (1706 1790) was one of America s greatest statesmen. He was a diplomat sent to France to seek aid for the colonists, and he helped frame both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution.    Franklin was …

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