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

  • n. One that incinerates, especially an apparatus, such as a furnace, for burning waste.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A furnace that burns refuse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A furnace or retort for consuming, or reducing to ashes, any substance or body.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a furnace for incinerating (especially to dispose of refuse)


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