hot-water heater


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Noun1.hot-water heater - a heater and storage tank to supply heated waterhot-water heater - a heater and storage tank to supply heated water
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
storage tank, tank - a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids
water back - water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove
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Levels of explosive methane gas were so high that officials turned off the pilot light in the basement's hot-water heater for fear that it could cause an explosion.
One easy way to lessen the likelihood of scald bums is to lower the temperature of the hot-water heater to below 120[degrees]F.
While he knows outboards, he also knows that maintenance of the family motor ranks right up there with worming Fido, flushing the hot-water heater and flossing: It's mostly put off until signs of trouble arise.