hood

Definitions (3)

1. A protective cover over an object or opening.

2. A cover, sometimes including a fan, a light fixture, fire extinguishing system, and/or grease filtration/extraction system, and supported, hung, or secured to a wall such as above a cooking stove chimney, or to draw smoke, fumes, and odors away from the area and into a flue.

3. A curved baffle used to minimize scattering and separation of material discharged by a conveyor belt.

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