rotary kiln


Definition of rotary kiln

: a rotated cylinder lined with refractory and slightly inclined axially for manufacture of cement, gypsum plaster, and lime

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First Known Use of rotary kiln

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Rotary kiln.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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