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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fragment of incombustible matter left after a wood or coal or charcoal fire.

Usage examples (18)
  • I remember concertina wire and cinder blocks and emptied streets.
  • The suitcases dropped to the cinder platform and hands went to hips.
  • The school spread in cinder-block chunks bridged by covered walkways.
  •   Playing and laughing among hot winds, inside storms of ash and cinder. for more
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