Flue

Business / Real Estate / Flue: The pipe or conduit that allows combustion gasses to exit the house.

Flue Lining

Business / Construction / Flue Lining: 2-foot lengths, fire clay or terra-cotta pipe (round or square) and usually madein all ordinary flue sizes. Used for the inner lining of chimneys with the brick or masonry work done around the outside MORE

Flue-Cured Tobacco

Business / Agriculture / Flue-Cured Tobacco: A type of cigarette tobacco, it and burley tobacco account for more than 90% of U.S. tobacco production. Flue-cured tobacco production is limited by national marketing quotas and acreage allotments, a MORE

Diffluence

Science / Weather / Diffluence: A rate at which wind flow spreads apart along an axis oriented normal to the flow in question. The opposite of confluence. MORE

Confluence

Science / Weather / Confluence: A rate at which wind flow comes together along an axis oriented normal to the flow in question. The opposite of diffluence. MORE

Flue Collar

Business / Construction / Flue Collar: Round metal ring which fits around the heat flue pipe after the pipe passes out of the roof. MORE

Flue Damper

Business / Construction / Flue Damper: An automatic door located in the flue that closes it off when the burner turns off: purpose is to reduce heat loss up the flue from the still-warm furnace or boiler. MORE

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