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English definition of “smokestack”

smokestack

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsməʊkstæk/
a tall chimney on a factory: Residents complained that fumes from the smokestacks made breathing difficult. If Los Angeles can reduce the emissions coming from its smokestacks, its residents will generally breathe cleaner air.
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