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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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Tesla UK, which is based in Minworth, makes and supplies products for the heating and plumbing industries, specialising in products for domestic cooker hoses and immersion heaters.
In recent years Braude has extended its range using the expertise learnt over the years so that now it is able to supply any heating requirement found in the plant from frost protection of storage tanks using immersion heaters, trace heating of pipework into the shop and heaters for all the process tanks from the water rinses through to the plating areas and corrosive processes using further down the treatment line.
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Get the reduce As well as information about the different tariffs, the leaflet also provides householders with information on storage heaters and immersion heaters, and also provides helpful hints and tips to help reduce energy use and lower fuel bills.
Process Technology's product offering includes LUFRAN[TM] fluoropolymer DI water heaters, quartz DI water heaters, fluoropolymer & quartz inline chemical heaters, electric immersion heaters, heat exchangers, high temperature filter chambers, solvent heaters, and nitrogen heaters.
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.
7 -- Durex Industries, a designer and manufacturer of heaters, temperature sensors, temperature controls and process systems, has launched Standard Flange Immersion Heaters.
In response to customer requirements for fast delivery, Durex Industries' developed a standardized process for manufacturing and delivering screw plug immersion heaters. In two days, the company can now ship hundreds of options for 1, 2, and 2 1/2" NPT Screw Plug Immersion Heaters.
I read with interest the article on surplus immersion heaters ("Surplus Immersion Heaters for the Farm," July/August issue).
PEOPLE were urged to do safety checks on immersion heaters after a house fire in Sowood.