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smokestack

[′smōk‚stak]
(engineering)
A chimney for the discharge of flue gases from a furnace operation such as in a steam boiler, powerhouse, heating plant, ship, locomotive, or foundry.

chimney

chimney
An incombustible vertical structure containing one or more flues to provide draft for fireplaces, and to carry off gaseous products of combustion to the outside air from fireplaces, furnaces, or boilers. Also see clay-and-sticks
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Due to the magnetic interference it generates, the 150-meter dual smokestack will impair not only the aircraft instruments but the accuracy of the Instrument Landing System (ILS) and the Air Traffic Control (ATC) primary radar," they said.
Just occasionally, Smokestack has a hit on its hands.
Instead, to integrate the smokestack into the building, Wemer's plan called for shaving off almost half its height and slicing the back half away vertically, a task accomplished with masonry saws.
Gould (1984a, 1989) suggested that smokestack normal forms have not evolved because of structural constraints and that the smokestack shape could evolve readily only at extreme sizes - as dwarfs and giants.
Before the sweeping effect of CERCLA'S joint and several liability became known, many companies and their CPAS became complacent in the belief environmental issues relate only to large smokestack or chemical companies.
Desulfurization units are installed in the smokestacks of coal plants.
But the highlight of evening will come when the skies darken and a series of experimental giant video projections illuminate an historic, four-story smokestack.
In its 38-page petition, the group Subic Bay Freeport Chamber for Health and Environment Conservation (SBFCHC) as well as the No to Coal Stakeholders Coalition of Subic Bay said the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) gravely abused its discretion in granting the permit for the construction of the 144-m high Power Plant with CFB boiler with a smokestack of 150 meters above sea level.
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The new four-pack features 12-ounce bottles of four different artisanal beers from the brewery's Smokestack line, packaged along with a custom-designed glass.
When the Japanese were rebuilding their industrial base after the war, in Wales the economy was based on old smokestack extractive industries and there was no real planning for their replacement and the creation of a modern manufacturing base.