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n.1.(Glass Manuf.) The fireplace at the side of an annealing oven.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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We had to shift into full four-wheel drive as we neared the opposite bank, ploughing through deep white sand, after which we crossed a small bridge and reached the outskirts of Tisar, an extended village squeezed between the river bank and the high-angled slopes of the Haramosh.