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air conditioner
window-style unit

air conditioner

n.
An apparatus for controlling, especially lowering, the temperature and humidity of an enclosed space.

air′ condi`tioner


n.
an air-conditioning device.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.air conditioner - a system that keeps air cool and dryair conditioner - a system that keeps air cool and dry
cooling, cooling system - a mechanism for keeping something cool; "the cooling was overhead fans"
Translations
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エアコンクーラー
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