immersion heater


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immersion heater

n
an electrical device, usually thermostatically controlled, for heating the liquid in which it is immersed, esp as a fixture in a domestic hot-water tank
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Noun1.immersion heater - a heating element that is immersed in the liquid that is to be heated (as in a hot-water tank)immersion heater - a heating element that is immersed in the liquid that is to be heated (as in a hot-water tank)
heating element - the component of a heater or range that transforms fuel or electricity into heat
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Translations
جِهاز كَهرُبائي لِتَسخين الماء
ponorný vařič
dypkogervarmelegeme
villanybojler
vatnshitari, hitaketill
ponorný varič
daldırmalı su ısıtıcı

immersion heater

n (Brit) → Boiler m, → Heißwasserbereiter m; (for jug etc) → Tauchsieder m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

immersion heater

n (Brit) → scaldabagno elettrico
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

immerse

(iˈməːs) verb
to put completely under the surface of a liquid. She immersed the vegetables in boiling water.
imˈmersion (-ʃən) , ((American) -ʒən) noun
immersion heater
an electric water-heater which is immersed in water which is to be heated, usually inside a hot-water tank.
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The immersion heaters' swan song finally came to an abrupt end when Minister of National Defence Peter MacKay announced at CFB Gagetown in May 2010 that DEW had been awarded a contract for 2,110 field space heaters and 520 immersion water heaters.
Such cruel jibes will not stop me from continuously checking the immersion heater's status or scouring rooms to ensure lights are switched off.
If you already have an M67 liquid immersion heater, NSN 4540-00-469-6593, use it.
I read with interest the article on surplus immersion heaters ("Surplus Immersion Heaters for the Farm," July/August issue).
The couple believe the fire was started by an immersion heater.
In the hall there is a security phone system, laminate flooring and an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and immersion heater.
Reducing temperature is one solution but this only applies to hot water cylinders where the water is heated by an immersion heater.
Solution temperature is maintained by an adjustable, thermostatically controlled electric immersion heater. The standard 2-hp vertical, seal-less pump eliminates external plumbing leaks.
Don't put a baby's cot near an immersion heater or electric fire.
The Polaris Neptune Electric Immersion Heater is a new addition to the Polaris family of immersion heaters.
Two crews from Highate and Bournbrook stations attended the incident, believed to have been caused by an electrical fault in an immersion heater.