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1 A ship's ventilator with a bell-shaped top, which can be swivelled on deck to catch the wind and force it below. See also dorade ventilator.

2 The cover of a ship's funnel as used in harbour, and also the vertical projection at the forward end of a funnel to direct the smoke aft and away from the bridge.

Subjects: Maritime History.


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