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cupula

 [ku´pu-lah] (pl. cu´pulae) (L.)
a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.

cu·pu·la

, pl.

cu·pu·lae

(kū'pū-lă, kū'pū-lă), [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupola

/cu·po·la/ (koo´pah-lah) cupula.

cupola

See cupula.

cu·pu·la

(kŭp'ū-lă) [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola.
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupola

cupula.
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The cokeless cupola furnace has shown reductions of energy consumption and carbon dioxide and sulphur dioxide expulsion in metalcasting facilities in Europe.
The Btu tax would have increased overall energy costs for the industry and imposed a heavy toll on operations using coke as a feedstock in cupola furnaces.
It was based on 716 test bars supplied by SRI's laboratory and four production foundries using iron melted in electric and cupola furnaces.