blower definition

  • noun:
    • one which blows, especially a mechanical device, including a fan, that creates a present of atmosphere.
    • Slang The braggart.
    • Chiefly British Slang A telephone.
    • an individual who blows.
    • Any device that blows.
    • Telephone.
    • A ducted lover, usually section of a heating, ventilation, and/or air conditioning system.
    • A braggart, or loud talker.
    • The whale; so called by seamen, from its practice of spouting up a column of liquid.
    • a tiny seafood for the Atlantic shore, Tetrodon turgidus; the puffer.
    • a person who, or that which, hits.
    • a tool for making an ongoing of atmosphere; as: (a) A metal plate temporarily put before the upper part of a grate or open fire. (b) a device for producing an artificial blast or present of atmosphere by pressure, in terms of increasing the draft of a furnace, ventilating a building or shaft, cleansing gram, etc.
    • A blowing out or excessive discharge of fuel from a hole or fissure in a mine.
    • The whale; -- so called by seamen, from circumstance of their spouting up a column of liquid.
    • a little fish associated with Atlantic coastline (Tetrodon turgidus); the puffer.
    • A braggart, or loud talker.
    • One who blows. Particularly— person who is employed in a blowing-house for smelting tin.
    • In a glass-factory, the workman who blows the melted cup into form.
    • A screen or cover of metal fitted to an open hearth in such a way whenever it really is placed in position access of atmosphere towards the chimney is shut except from the bottom, or through fire itself: accustomed promote combustion, particularly when the fire is first kindled, by concentrating the draft upon the substance to be ignited.
    • In coal-mining, a getaway, under great pressure with high velocity, of gas or firedamp through the coal.
    • A man employed in a mine in blasting.
    • A machine for forcing air into a furnace, mine, cistern, hold of a ship, general public building, etc., to help in drying out, evaporating, and so on; a blowing-machine. See blowing-engine, blowing-machine.
    • A marine animal, as a whale, which spouts up water.
    • a person who brags; a boaster.
    • A plant that hits.
    • a fan run by a power engine
    • a computer device that creates an ongoing of atmosphere
    • huge aquatic carnivorous mammal with fin-like forelimbs no hind limbs, including: whales; dolphins; porpoises; narwhals

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