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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of furnaces) covered along the edges with material that has a high melting point.

Usage examples (3)
  • Rotary frit kilns are large refractory-lined cylinders, which have a burner (gas or oil) that passes through them.
  • An electric arc furnace used for steelmaking consists of a refractory-lined vessel, usually water-cooled in larger sizes, covered with a retractable roof, and through...
  • The roof, which may be refractory-lined or water-cooled, and can be shaped as a section of a sphere, or as a frustum conical section. for more
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