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smokejack

[smohk-jak] /ˈsmoʊkˌdʒæk/
noun
1.
an apparatus for turning a roasting spit, set in motion by the current of ascending gases in a chimney.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; smoke + jack1
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smokejack

/ˈsməʊkˌdʒæk/
noun
1.
a device formerly used for turning a roasting spit, operated by the movement of ascending gases in a chimney
Word Origin
C17: from smoke + jack1
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