Funneling is defined as the process of pouring something through an inverted cone with a small hole at one end and a wide mouth at the other end.verb
An example of funneling is pouring sand through the wide mouth of an inverted cone to create sand art using the sand pouring through the small hole.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of funnel
- an instrument consisting of an inverted cone with a hole at the small end, or a tapering or cylindrical tube with a wide, cone-shaped mouth, for pouring liquids and powders into containers that have small openings
- a thing shaped like a funnel
- a cylindrical smokestack, as of a steamship
- a chimney or flue
Origin: ME fonel < (prob. via an OFr form) Prov fonilh, enfonilh < L fundibulum, infundibulum, a funnel < infundere, to pour in < in-, in- + fundere, to pour: see found
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