Meaning of “kiln” in the English Dictionary

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"kiln" in British English

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kilnnoun [ C ]

uk /kɪln/ us /kɪln/

a type of large oven used for making bricks and clay objects hard after they have been shaped

(Definition of “kiln” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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kilnnoun [ C ]

us /kɪln, kɪl/

a type of large oven (= box in which things are cooked or heated) used for making bricks and clay objects hard after they have been shaped

(Definition of “kiln” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)