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Chimney meaning

chimney - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. A fireplace or hearth.
  2. 2. That part of a building which contains the smoke flues; esp. an upright tube or flue of brick or stone, in most cases extending through or above the roof of the building. Often used instead of chimney shaft.
  3. 3. A tube usually of glass, placed around a flame, as of a lamp, to create a draft, and promote combustion.
  4. 4. A body of ore, usually of elongated form, extending downward in a vein.
  5. 5. A fireplace; passage for smoke.

chimney - examples of usage

  1. Would you hand me down that fire- screen off the chimney- piece? - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  2. The little boy was surprised to see how enormous a chimney had to be at the bottom. - "The Doers", William John Hopkins.
  3. Then he stepped back and looked up at the chimney. - "Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir", Charles Garvice.
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