from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Fine particulate ash sent up by the combustion of a solid fuel, such as coal, and discharged as an airborne emission or recovered as a byproduct for various commercial uses.
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- n. fine solid particles of ash that are carried into the air when fuel is combusted
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