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chauffer


chauffer


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chauffer  \Chauf"fer\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  chauffoir  a  kind  of  stone,  fr 
  chauffer  to  heat.  See  {Chafe}.]  (Chem.) 
  A  table  stove  or  small  furnace,  usually  a  cylindrical  box  of 
  sheet  iron,  with  a  grate  at  the  bottom,  and  an  open  top