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central heating

n
(General Engineering) a system for heating the rooms of a building by means of radiators or air vents connected by pipes or ducts to a central source of heat

cen′tral heat′ing


n.
a system that supplies heat to an entire building from a single source through ducts or pipes.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.central heating - a heating system in which air or water is heated at a central furnace and sent through the building via vents or pipes and radiators
heating plant, heating system, heating, heat - utility to warm a building; "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"
Translations
تَدْفِئَةٌ مَرْكَزِيَّةتَدْفِئَه مَرْكَزِيَّه
ústřední topení
centralvarme
keskuslämmitys
centralno grijanje
központi fûtés
miîstöîvarhitun
セントラルヒーティング
중앙 난방
ústredné kúrenie
centralna kurjava
centralvärme
ระบบทำความร้อนจากส่วนกลาง
kalorifermerkezi ısıtmamerkezî ısıtma sistemi
hệ thống sưởi trung tâm

central heating

nriscaldamento autonomo

central

(ˈsentrəl) adjective
1. belonging to or near the centre (eg of a town). His flat is very central.
2. principal or most important. the central point of his argument.
ˈcentralize, ˈcentralise verb
to bring under one control.
ˌcentraliˈzation, ˌcentraliˈsation noun
ˈcentrally adverb
centrally situated.
central heating
heating of a building by water, steam or air through pipes from one central boiler etc.
ˌcentral ˈprocessing ˌunit noun
see CPU.

central heating

تَدْفِئَةٌ مَرْكَزِيَّة ústřední topení centralvarme Zentralheizung κεντρική θέρμανση calefacción central keskuslämmitys chauffage central centralno grijanje riscaldamento centralizzato セントラルヒーティング 중앙 난방 centrale verwarming sentralfyring centralne ogrzewanie aquecimento central центральное отопление centralvärme ระบบทำความร้อนจากส่วนกลาง merkezi ısıtma hệ thống sưởi trung tâm 中央暖气
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