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immersion heater

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Household
immersion heaterimˈmersion ˌheater noun [countable] British English  DHan electric water heater that provides hot water for a house
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immersion heaterImmersion heater spanner Electric immersion heaters fit into a large screwed boss on the top or side of a hot water cylinder.Built-in airing cupboard incorporating lagged hot water tank and immersion heater.You can hire the correct immersion heater spanner, but their cheapness probably makes buying one a better answer.Separate airing cupboard with foam dipped hot water cylinder, immersion heater and timer for boiler.Simply switch to the Economy 7 tariff and update your immersion heater with an inexpensive Maxistore conversion package.
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