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2 entries found for funnel.
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Main Entry: 1funĚnel
Pronunciation: primarystressfschwan-schwal
Function: noun
1 : a utensil usually shaped like a hollow cone with a tube extending from the point and used to catch and direct a downward flow (as of liquid)
2 : something shaped like a funnel <the funnel cloud of a tornado>
3 : a large pipe for the escape of smoke or for ventilation (as on a ship)
[funnel illustration]

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