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Definition of Boiler


  1. One who boils.
  2. A vessel in which any thing is boiled.
  3. 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.
  4. A sunken reef; esp., a coral reef on which the sea breaks heavily.
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Boiler Translations

boiler in Dutch is ketel, stoomketel
boiler in French is chaudron
boiler in German is Kocher, Erhitzer, Kessel
boiler in Norwegian is kjele
boiler in Portuguese is caldeira