from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A funnel.
- n. A container for pouring molten metal into a mold, having holes in the bottom to prevent splashing.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A kind of funnel used in brewing fitting into the bung-hole of a tun or cask.
- n. A funnel (usually) used in smelting, foundry work etc.
- n. A funnel used to create a siphonic break in a drainage system and/or provide visual indication of flow, usually in an overflow line.
It is called a tundish in Lower Drumcondra, said Stephen, laughing, where they speak the best English. —
-- Is that called a tundish in Ireland? asked the dean.
-- It is called a tundish in Lower Drumcondra, said Stephen, laughing, where they speak the best English.
It is called a tundish in Lower Drumcondra, said Stephen, laughing, where they speak the best English.
Is that called a tundish in Ireland? asked the dean.
The clergyman was just going to knock when he heard a clinking noise, and turning saw through the open door of a black shed just behind him an elderly woman in a black lace cap stooping among reddish big cans, pouring a very bright liquid into a tundish.
The woman put down her can, took the tundish and laid it on a shelf, then rose with a tin bottle.
"I do," and Kasturi came forward, holding out the flask and the little tundish with which he carefully added the lethal dust to Zainal's innocuous-looking device.
A large tundish is very convenient, and a spare plug might be taken; but a traveller, with a little painstaking, could soon cut a plug with his own knife, sufficiently well made to allow of its being Firmly screwed in, and of retaining the water, if it had a bit of rag wrapped round it.
Very useful for creating objects that were not in any catalogue like steam traps, flow meters, hose couplings, tundish, basket strainers etc.
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