What does the word kiln mean?

Usage examples for 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 by 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 by Richard Harding Davis
  3. Not unlike bad brick- kiln burning, with a dash of turpentine. – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn