or steamboat gothic
a florid architectural style suggesting the gingerbread-decorated construction of river boats of the Victorian period.
noun 1. a town in NW Colorado: ski resort.
noun 1. a receptacle in which water is boiled to generate steam. steam-boiler noun 1. a vessel in which water is boiled to generate steam. An industrial boiler usually consists of a system of parallel tubes through which water passes, suspended above a furnace
noun 1. the chamber from which steam enters the cylinder of an engine. noun 1. a chamber that encloses the slide valve of a steam engine and forms a manifold for the steam supply to the valve
noun 1. coal with relatively high sulfur content, suited for generating steam but not for coking. noun 1. coal suitable for use in producing steam, as in a steam-boiler