Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Kiln

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6661

\kiln, kil\ n [ME kilne, fr. OE cyln, fr. L culina kitchen, fr. coquere to cook] (before 12c) An oven, furnace, or heated enclosure used for processing a substance by burning, firing, or drying.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA