chimney pot

noun

Definition of chimney pot

:a usually earthenware pipe placed at the top of a chimney

First Known Use of chimney pot

circa 1806


CHIMNEY POT Defined for English Language Learners

chimney pot

noun

Definition of chimney pot for English Language Learners

  • : a clay or metal pipe on top of a chimney


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