from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A chamber or enlarged section in an exhaust-flue, formed to secure a thorough mixture of the fuel-gas with oxygen, or else to diminish the velocity of flow of the gas, so that dust or solid matter carried with it may have time to settle and be precipitated out.


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