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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a furnace for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kiln \Kiln\ (k[i^]ln or k[i^]l), n. [OE. kilne, kulne, AS. cyln, cylen; akin to Icel. kylna; prob. from the same source as coal. See Coal.] 1. A large stove or oven; a furnace of brick or stone, or a heated chamber, for the purpose of hardening, burning, or drying anything; as, a kiln for baking or hardening earthen vessels; a kiln for drying grain, meal, lumber, etc.; a kiln for calcining limestone. [1913 Webster] 2. A furnace for burning bricks; a brickkiln. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

kiln n 1: a furnace for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "kiln": Seger cone, acid kiln, air-dry, anhydrate, bake, blot, brickkiln, brush, burn, cement kiln, cure, dehumidify, dehydrate, desiccate, drain, dry, enamel kiln, evaporate, exsiccate, fire, furnace, insolate, limekiln, muffle kiln, mummify, oven, parch, pyrometer, pyrometric cone, reverberatory, reverberatory kiln, rub, scorch, sear, shrivel, smoke, soak up, sponge, stove, sun, sun-dry, swab, torrefy, towel, weazen, wipe, wither, wizen
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Kiln, MS -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Mississippi Population (2000): 2040 Housing Units (2000): 987 Land area (2000): 13.320736 sq. miles (34.500547 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.134640 sq. miles (0.348717 sq. km) Total area (2000): 13.455376 sq. miles (34.849264 sq. km) FIPS code: 37600 Located within: Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28 Location: 30.412874 N, 89.435417 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Kiln, MS Kiln