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  • n. : A small hole in a boiler for the insertion of the hand in cleaning, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small hole in a boiler for the insertion of the hand in cleaning, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hole into which the hand may be inserted, as one near the bottom of a steam-boiler, designed to be used in cleaning the boiler, etc. It is closed by a plate.

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