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baseburner

or base burner, base-burner

[beys-bur-ner] /ˈbeɪsˌbɜr nər/
noun
1.
a stove or furnace with a self-acting fuel hopper over the fire chamber.
Origin of baseburner
1870-1875
An Americanism dating back to 1870-75; base1 + burner
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British Dictionary definitions for baseburner

baseburner

/ˈbeɪsˌbɜːnə/
noun
1.
(US) a stove into which coal is automatically fed from a hopper above the fire chamber
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