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Hearth

Pronunciation: härth
n.1.The pavement or floor of brick, stone, or metal in a chimney, on which a fire is made; the floor of a fireplace; also, a corresponding part of a stove.
There was a fire on the hearth burning before him.
- Jer. xxxvi. 22.
2.The house itself, as the abode of comfort to its inmates and of hospitality to strangers; fireside.
Household talk and phrases of the hearth.
- Tennyson.
3.(Metal. & Manuf.) The floor of a furnace, on which the material to be heated lies, or the lowest part of a melting furnace, into which the melted material settles; as, an open-hearth smelting furnace.
Hearth ends
(Metal.) fragments of lead ore ejected from the furnace by the blast.
Hearth money
tax formerly laid in England on hearths, each hearth (in all houses paying the church and poor rates) being taxed at two shillings; - called also chimney money, etc.
Noun1.Hearthhearth - an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built; "the fireplace was so large you could walk inside it"; "he laid a fire in the hearth and lit it"; "the hearth was black with the charcoal of many fires"
2.hearth - home symbolized as a part of the fireplace; "driven from hearth and home"; "fighting in defense of their firesides"
Synonyms: fireside
3.hearth - an area near a fireplace (usually paved and extending out into a room); "they sat on the hearth and warmed themselves before the fire"
Synonyms: fireside
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