femerell

noun fem·er·ell \ˈfem(ə)rəl, -məˌrel\

Definition of femerell

plural

-s

  1. :  a small open structure on a roof (as of a medieval kitchen) for ventilation :  louver

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Origin and Etymology of femerell

Middle English femerell, fumerel, from Middle French fumeraille & fumeril, modification of Late Latin fumariolum vent, smoke hole — more at fumarole


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