chimney throat

noun

Definition of chimney throat

: a part of a chimney immediately above the fireplace where the walls of the flue are gathered or brought close together to increase the draft

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“Chimney throat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chimney%20throat. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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