Noun(1) a vertical flue that provides a path through which smoke from a fire is carried away through the wall or roof of a building(2) a glass flue surrounding the wick of an oil lamp
(1) The mushroom was white with red dots on the cap and an almost chimney like structure on the top.(2) Above the chimney lies the Black Pyramid, a triangle of notoriously unstable slabs of ice and rock at about 24,500 feet.(3) This was followed by a level stretch of grassy scree which leads to the crux, a steep shallow chimney , well marked by crampon scratches.(4) It looked impossible to step onto the chimney directly above, as it was undercut at its base, and the surface was smooth, with no holds to be seen.(5) An offwidth is a crack which is too wide to use as a finger, hand or fist jam but too narrow to get right inside and climb as a chimney .(6) After a short crawl and a climb down a narrow chimney , South Chamber is reached.(7) It has the appearance of a permanent dwelling with a pitched roof and chimney .(8) Idande was sitting not far from me on the chimney , raised above my head, his legs dangling and swinging gently like a child might sit.(9) This can crack the chimney , allowing the flames to spread within the house.(10) It is the Defendants' case that the Zyklon-B pellets were fed into the chamber by means of wire mesh column which ran upwards through the roof of the chamber with the chimney protruding above roof level.(11) It was cool and dark there, and on a low table by the bed there was already a kerosene lamp burning dully through its dirty chimney .(12) She whirled around as rocks fell from the chimney .(13) There are problems with the roof and chimney and tarmac paths surrounding the bungalow have been badly laid.(14) The improved draft system, utilizing a glass chimney , yielded a brighter light that burned more cleanly.(15) The briquettes do not produce a fire hot enough to draw the combustion products up the chimney .(16) he trimmed the wick and put the glass chimney over the flame
(1) chimney pot :: skoorsteen pot
1. smokestack ::
2. stack ::
3. flue ::
4. funnel ::
5. vent ::
6. stovepipe ::
Different Formschimney, chimneys
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