from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The flue which leads directly away from the fire-box of a flue-boiler, and is supposed to be filled with flame: as distinguished from the smoke-flue which returns the gases to the front end of the boiler, after combustion has been completed.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.