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return-flue boiler

[ri-turn-floo] /rɪˈtɜrnˈflu/
noun
1.
a fire-tube boiler having flues that collect the combustion gases at the end of the boiler opposite the fire door and pass them through the boiler to an uptake above the fire door.
Also called return-tubular boiler
[ri-turn-too-byuh-ler, -tyoo-] /rɪˈtɜrnˈtu byə lər, -ˈtyu-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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