cooling tower(redirected from evaporative cooling tower)
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A large tower or similar structure typically attached to a power plant through which water is circulated to lower its temperature by partial evaporation.
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(General Engineering) a tall hollow structure in which steam is condensed or water that is used as a coolant in some industrial process is allowed to cool for reuse by trickling down a surface
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|Noun||1.||cooling tower - a cooling system used in industry to cool hot water (by partial evaporation) before reusing it as a coolant|
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