[ri-vur-ber-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
characterized or produced by reverberation.
noting a furnace, kiln, or the like in which the fuel is not in direct contact with the ore, metal, etc., to be heated, but furnishes a flame that plays over the material, especially by being deflected downward from the roof.
deflected, as flame.
noun, plural reverberatories.
any device, as a furnace, embodying reverberation.

1595–1605; reverberate + -ory1

semireverberatory, adjective Unabridged
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reverberatory (rɪˈvɜːbərətərɪ, -trɪ)
1.  characterized by, utilizing, or produced by reverberation
n , -ries
2.  short for reverberatory furnace

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Example sentences
For example, sweating recovers aluminum from high-iron-content scrap by heating
  the scrap in an open flame reverberatory furnace.
Blister copper is fire refined in reverberatory or rotary furnaces known as
  anode furnaces.
Conventional reverberatory smelting is used as a basis for comparison.
Coal, oil, and natural gas are used to fire reverberatory furnaces.
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