[ri-vur-ber-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /rɪˈvɜr bər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
characterized or produced by reverberation.
noting a furnace, kiln, or the like in which the fuel is not in direct contact with the ore, metal, etc., to be heated, but furnishes a flame that plays over the material, especially by being deflected downward from the roof.
deflected, as flame.
noun, plural reverberatories.
any device, as a furnace, embodying reverberation.
characterized by, utilizing, or produced by reverberation
noun (pl) -ries
short for reverberatory furnace
noun 1. See at reverberatory (def 2). reverberatory furnace noun 1. a metallurgical furnace having a curved roof that deflects heat onto the charge so that the fuel is not in direct contact with the ore
verb (used with object), revered, revering. 1. to regard with respect tinged with awe; venerate: The child revered her mother. noun 1. revers. noun 1. Paul, 1735–1818, American silversmith and patriot, famous for his night horseback ride, April 18, 1775, to warn Massachusetts colonists of the coming of British troops. 2. a city in E […]
verb (used with object), revered, revering. 1. to regard with respect tinged with awe; venerate: The child revered her mother. verb 1. (transitive) to be in awe of and respect deeply; venerate noun 1. Paul. 1735–1818, American patriot and silversmith, best known for his night ride on April 18, 1775, to warn the Massachusetts colonists […]
noun 1. a feeling or attitude of deep respect tinged with awe; veneration. 2. the outward manifestation of this feeling: to pay reverence. 3. a gesture indicative of deep respect; an obeisance, bow, or curtsy. 4. the state of being revered, or treated with respect tinged with awe. 5. (initial capital letter) a title used […]