Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cast-iron heating stove shaped like a fireplace but employing metal baffles to increase its heating efficiency.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

After Benjamin Franklin.

Examples

  • What if you're an NLer who supports hunting and honestly sees no problem with what the Europeans are doing?

    The Great Blue Hearn on Credibility

  • One CAN be an NL nationalist, an NL patriot or an NLer who believes in empowering this province as I do and see serious and fatal changes and flaws with the position and language coming out of the Confederation building. . . not to mention the neglect of several important issues that, if the premier was serious about his concern for the empowerment of NL, would be at least equally worth his time if not worth more focus.

    Danny Williams: the problem of being known

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