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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A furnace (as on a steam locomotive) in which fuel is burned.

Usage examples (33)
  • It's their new model called the "firebox" made of eucalyptus wood and has a curved lid.
  • With a firebox of hatred and a furnace full of fears.
  • The hob firebox works the other way round (fig. 2-52).
  • While they make a hot fire in a firebox, they sometimes start for more
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