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chimney

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃɪm.ni/ us  

chimney noun [C] (PIPE)

B2 a hollow structure that allows the smoke from a fire inside a building to escape to the air outside: Factory chimneys belched dense white smoke into the sky.
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chimney noun [C] (PASSAGE)

specialized geology a narrow vertical passage in the rock of a cliff or mountain, through which a person can climb
Traducciones de “chimney”
en coreano 굴뚝…
en árabe مَدْخَنة…
en francés cheminée…
en turco baca…
en italiano camino…
en chino (tradicionál) 管道, 煙囪, 煙道…
en ruso труба…
en polaco komin…
en español chimenea…
en portugués chaminé…
en alemán der Schornstein…
en catalán xemeneia…
en japonés 煙突…
en chino (simplificado) 管道, 烟囱, 烟道…
(Definition of chimney from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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