from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as stokehold, below.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A room or space in front of the furnaces or steam-boilers on a ship, devoted to the management of the boilers and the supply of the furnaces with coal. Also called stoke-hole.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (nautical) chamber or compartment in which the furnaces of a ship are stoked or fired
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