Wedge furnace

noun \ˈwej-\

Definition of Wedge furnace

  1. :  a mechanical shaft furnace for roasting ore that has several hearths one above the other and rabbles attached to a central revolving shaft

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Origin and Etymology of wedge furnace

after Utley Wedge, its inventor

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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