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heat pump

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Mechanical
heat pumpˈheat pump noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TEMMACHINEpart of a machine that takes heat from one place to another
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heat pumpBoth the photovoltaic and wind power systems for domestic hot-water provision would be even more effective if linked to a heat pump.Energy systems analysis, heat pump control and applications.His heat pump is relatively new, but the air-handling system is two decades old.
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