Definition of stovepipe in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstəʊvpʌɪp/


The pipe taking the smoke and gases from a stove up through a roof or to a chimney.
Example sentences
  • Remove vines in contact with the home, prune tree branches and shrubs within 15 feet of a stovepipe or chimney outlet, and ask the power company to clear branches from power lines.
  • Some 40,000 people who packed St Peter's Square to stare at the stovepipe jutting from the chapel roof shouted ‘It's black!’
  • This supply of fresh air is also important to help carry pollutants up the chimney, stovepipe, or flue to the outside.

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