inwall

[ verb in-wawl; noun in-wawl ]
/ verb ɪnˈwɔl; noun ˈɪnˌwɔl /

verb (used with object)

to enclose with a wall.

noun

an inner wall.
Metallurgy. an inwardly sloping wall above the bosh of a blast furnace.

Nearby words

  1. invt.,
  2. invulnerability,
  3. invulnerable,
  4. invultuation,
  5. inwale,
  6. inward,
  7. inward dive,
  8. inward light,
  9. inwardly,
  10. inwardness

Origin of inwall

First recorded in 1605–15; in-1 + wall

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