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blast furnace

noun [C] uk   us  
a container in which iron is produced by blowing extremely hot air through a mixture of iron ore , coke, and limestone
Translations of “blast furnace”
in Chinese (Traditional) (煉鐵的)高爐,鼓風爐…
in Chinese (Simplified) (炼铁的)高炉,鼓风炉…
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