Meaning of BOILER in English


noun one who boils.

2. boiler ·noun a vessel in which any thing is boiled.

3. boiler ·add. ·noun a sunken reef; ·esp., a coral reef on which the sea breaks heavily.

4. boiler ·noun a strong metallic vessel, usually of wrought iron plates riveted together, or a composite structure variously formed, in which steam is generated for driving engines, or for heating, cooking, or other purposes.

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