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, in the meaning defined above

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chimney pot

noun

English Language Learners Definition of chimney pot

: a clay or metal pipe on top of a chimney

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