Twyer vs Tuyere - What's the difference?

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Twyer is a synonym of tuyere.


As nouns the difference between twyer and tuyere

is that twyer is (tuyere) while tuyere is a nozzle or similar fixture through which the blast is delivered to the interior of a blast furnace, or to the fire of a forge.

twyer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • tuyere

    English

    (wikipedia tuyere)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A nozzle or similar fixture through which the blast is delivered to the interior of a blast furnace, or to the fire of a forge
  • * 1957 , H.R. Schubert, History of the British Iron and Steel Industry , page 21:
  • Remains of a clay tuyere are present through which the blast was conducted into the furnace.

    Synonyms

    * tue-iron * twyer * twire-pipe