Meaning of HEATER in English

HEATER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

immersion heater

storage heater

wall-mounted clock/heater/lights etc

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

electric

In addition to this type of gas water heater , there are electric instantaneous water heaters for providing hot water for showers.

Both gas and electric instantaneous heaters are used for supplying water at a single point.

The nurses all wore sweaters, and a tiny electric heater glowed behind the reception desk.

Make sure electric heaters are clean and free from dust before turning them on.

An electric fan heater maintains a temperature just above freezing point.

Immersion heater spanner Electric immersion heaters fit into a large screwed boss on the top or side of a hot water cylinder.

instantaneous

In addition to this type of gas water heater , there are electric instantaneous water heaters for providing hot water for showers.

Both gas and electric instantaneous heaters are used for supplying water at a single point.

So, hot water is best provided by either a gas or electric instantaneous water heater .

All instantaneous heaters are run from the rising main.

■ NOUN

fan

It has a fan heater and an electric blanket on the single bed.

An electric fan heater maintains a temperature just above freezing point.

Preston put the fan heater on in the kitchen and produced a bottle of brandy.

Remember that standard electric fires - such as electric bar fires and fan heaters - are particularly costly to run.

gas

This time the most valuable item stolen was a Calor gas heater .

On icy winter mornings, they bathe in foot tubs before the open flame of a rickety gas heater .

For them we offer illustrated commentaries on Matroc applications in many market sectors - from gas heaters to medical implants.

Ellie, who had the only key, arrived first and, turned up the gas heater in the large bright bedroom.

Staff at your local gas showroom can give advice on appropriate low-cost gas heaters .

immersion

Freezers and immersion heaters will be switched off for no more than 15 minutes at a time during peak-load periods.

Kerosene immersion heaters were supposed to keep the water boiling to sterilize our mess gear.

There are also special timers for single-element immersion heaters .

Simply switch to the Economy 7 tariff and update your immersion heater with an inexpensive Maxistore conversion package.

Separate airing cupboard with foam dipped hot water cylinder, immersion heater and timer for boiler.

Built-in airing cupboard incorporating lagged hot water tank and immersion heater .

Immersion heater spanner Electric immersion heaters fit into a large screwed boss on the top or side of a hot water cylinder.

You can hire the correct immersion heater spanner, but their cheapness probably makes buying one a better answer.

probe

Haemorrhage directly related to heater probe treatment occurred in four patients.

There were no other complications and no death in the heater probe group.

The heater probe reached a visible vessel in 90% of the patients.

Thus heater probe treatment was considered an option for rescue treatment in high risk patients.

After randomisation 51 patients were included in the heater probe group and 50 in the control group.

storage

He is always complaining about having to flog electric storage heaters anyway.

Check whether an off-peak electric storage heater or a gas fire might be better choice.

water

Electricity companies use it to switch off certain loads, such as water heaters , at times of peak demand.

The refrigerator hummed and the water heater gurgled, but otherwise the house was still.

Opening the drain valve at the bottom of the water heater will not remove the filings.

But firemen confirmed the blast at 3.42am was caused by a gas leak from a water heater .

The only remedy for an impaired water heater is to replace it.

In addition to this type of gas water heater , there are electric instantaneous water heaters for providing hot water for showers.

Culver noted that water heaters come with two types of warranties, five years and 10 years.

■ VERB

fit

A timer can be fitted to an immersion heater so that it comes on at specified times of the day.

Don't fit an immersion heater boss to an indirect self-priming cylinder.

turn

The solution they came up with was to turn on the heaters .

He left and got in his car, turning the heater up full blast, waiting for his Baby to warm him.

She followed her last winter gas bill with a decision to turn off several heaters .

Ellie, who had the only key, arrived first and, turned up the gas heater in the large bright bedroom.

Any more than I give more than an irritated passing thought to turning up a heater when the temperature drops.

use

Water heating can also be taken care of using immersion heaters or gas multi-point heaters, with or without a timing system.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

But would you sleep better, knowing your wife had her heater under her pillow?

Consumers can benefit because the heaters then use more of the cheaper off-peak electricity, and less of the expensive kind.

Never hang clothes on a dryer in front of a fire or an open heater .

The operating control is actually opening the water valve and allowing hot water to enter the heater matrix.

The refrigerator hummed and the water heater gurgled, but otherwise the house was still.

The setting is more precise with horizontal heaters; you may need to experiment with vertical heaters.

These had probably been caused as Trixie tried to pull away from the heater .

Use the type with elements installed in glass, and avoid the chrome trimmed heaters.

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