boiling tub

boiling tub, maturing bin

A large tub used to slake high-calcium or magnesium quicklime to form a lime putty.
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I am sweltering, shvitzing in this boiling tub! I lifted the samovar out of its huge container, struggled under its immense weight, and gave Sarah and her samovar the place of honor in my living room.
that stream past the old priests who are boiling tubs of tea.
The convenience of piped hot water substituted for the labor of hauling wood inside and boiling tubs for washing.