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English noun: boiler

1. boiler (artifact) sealed vessel where water is converted to steam


Synonymssteam boiler


Broader (hypernym)vessel


Narrower (hyponym)auxiliary boiler, donkey boiler


Part holonymsteam whistle


Part meronymheat, heating, heating plant, heating system, steam engine


Member holonymboilerplate

2. boiler (artifact) a metal pot for stewing or boiling; usually has a lid


Synonymskettle


Broader (hypernym)pot


Narrower (hyponym)teakettle









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