chimney stack


Definition of chimney stack


  1. 1 :  the part of a chimney that is above the roof of a building

  2. 2 :  a tall chimney on a factory, ship, etc., for carrying smoke away

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  fireplace, hearth

    :  a vertical structure incorporated into a building and enclosing a flue or flues that carry off smoke

    :  the part of such a structure extending above a roof

  1. :  a large usually conical pile (as of hay, straw, or grain in the sheaf) left standing in the field for storage

    :  an orderly pile or heap

    :  a large quantity or number

  1. :  to arrange in a stack :  pile

    :  to pile in or on

    :  to arrange secretly for cheating

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