Part of speech: noun

An oven or furnace for baking industrial products; place for burning bricks.

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Usage examples "kiln":

  1. Moreover, after my dwelling in town, where I had felt like a horse on a lime- kiln, I could not for a length of time have enough of country life. - "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor", R. D. Blackmore.
  2. We did not escape out of this lime- kiln until three in the afternoon, when the trail again led us into the protecting shade of the jungle. - "Captain Macklin", Richard Harding Davis.
  3. Not unlike bad brick- kiln burning, with a dash of turpentine. - "Middy and Ensign", G. Manville Fenn.