electric fan

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Noun1.electric fan - a fan run by an electric motorelectric fan - a fan run by an electric motor  
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
fan - a device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces
fan blade - blade of a rotating fan
hub - the central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes
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I have one friend, a most intelligent chap that writes sober, scientific books, and he's always aching to throw an egg into an electric fan to see what will happen.
The electric fans had stopped, and the air was thick and stifling.
In a couple of days Durham and Company had electric fans up to cool off the rooms for them, and even couches for them to rest on; and meantime they could go out and find a shady corner and take a "snooze," and as there was no place for any one in particular, and no system, it might be hours before their boss discovered them.
Residents reported that the fire started in house of a certain Liza Reyes who allegedly left an electric fan plugged in her room.
Contract awarded for Purchase electric fan for housing (livestock experiment station)
SFO2 Ronald delos Reyes said the fire may have been triggered by an overheated electric fan inside the room of Jefferson Uy although this had yet to be confirmed by investigators.
In a statement, Elekta Gulf said: "[The company] requests consumers who have purchased an Elekta electric fan model No EBX-118 and EFNS-1688R to stop using the product immediately due to the non-conformance with the technical safety regulation standards.
Leondre says: " I bought an electric fan from Maplin for my bunk to keep me cool while I'm sleeping.
The electric fan system replaces the conventional hydraulic fan used to cool the engine used in buses and coaches and is proving a big hit with a global customer base looking for reduced operating costs, weight and noise on their vehicles.
A three member delegation of the "Pakistan Electric Fan Manufacturers Association" (PEFMA) led by Mr.
Initial investigation showed the fire could have been started by an electric fan that overheated.
On its full capacity, a 3KW solar generator system can power up to 80% of LED light fixtures in a household plus an equivalent of a refrigerator, an electric fan, a couple of computers and a water pump for a full day before the batteries run low.