An oven or furnace or a heated chamber, for the purpose of hardening, burning, calcining or drying anything; for example, firing ceramics, curing or preserving tobacco, or drying grain.
(British) A kiln for drying tobacco, malt and especially hops.
To bake in a kiln.
‘When making pottery we need to allow the bisque to dry before we kiln it.’;
A kiln to dry hops or malt; a cockle.
A large stove or oven; a furnace of brick or stone, or a heated chamber, for the purpose of hardening, burning, or drying anything; as, a kiln for baking or hardening earthen vessels; a kiln for drying grain, meal, lumber, etc.; a kiln for calcining limestone.
a kiln for drying hops
A furnace for burning bricks; a brickkiln.
a large oven for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks
A kiln is a thermally insulated chamber, a type of oven, that produces temperatures sufficient to complete some process, such as hardening, drying, or chemical changes. Kilns have been used for millennia to turn objects made from clay into pottery, tiles and bricks.