CHIMNEY MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Chimney Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A body of ore, usually of elongated form, extending downward in a vein.
  2. (n.) A tube usually of glass, placed around a flame, as of a lamp, to create a draft, and promote combustion.
  3. (n.) A fireplace or hearth.
  4. (n.) That part of a building which contains the smoke flues; esp. an upright tube or flue of brick or stone, in most cases extending through or above the roof of the building. Often used instead of chimney shaft.


• Chimney-breast Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The horizontal projection of a chimney from the wall in which it is built; -- commonly applied to its projection in the inside of a building only.


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