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furnace

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfɜːnɪs/
a container that is heated to a very high temperature and used to heat buildings, melt metal, or burn thingsHeaters and burnersIndustry and industrial processes
Translations of “furnace”
in Korean 용광로, (미)보일러…
in Arabic فُرْن…
in French chaudière…
in Turkish ocak, fırın…
in Italian fornace, caldaia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熔爐, 暖氣爐…
in Russian печь, топка…
in Polish piec…
in Spanish horno…
in Portuguese caldeira…
in German der (Schmelz-)ofen…
in Catalan forn…
in Japanese 溶鉱炉, 暖房炉, かまど…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熔炉, 暖气炉…
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