reverberatory furnace


: a furnace in which heat is radiated from the roof onto the material treated

Word History

First Known Use

1672, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of reverberatory furnace was in 1672

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“Reverberatory furnace.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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