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. a pipe for the escape of the
or gases of combustion, as on a steamboat, locomotive, or building.
pertaining to, engaged in, or dependent on a basic heavy industry, as steel or automaking:
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a tall chimney that conveys smoke into the air
Sometimes shortened to
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