from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A vent or chimney.
- n. The anus, especially of a horse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A pipe, funnel, or chimney, as for smoke.
- n. The tuyère of a furnace.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pipe; a funnel, as for smoke.
- n. Same as twyer.
From Old French tuel ‘tube, pipe’ (French tuyau), cognate with Spanish and Portuguese tudel, from Proto-Romance. (Wiktionary)
A _tewel (tuyau, or tuyal_, Fr.) is a _pipe_; and is here used
Moxon, in his "Mechanick Exercises," defines the _tewel_ to be that _pipe_ in a smith's forge into which the nose of the bellows is introduced; and in a