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convector

[kuh n-vek-ter] /kənˈvɛk tər/
noun
1.
any fluid or device transferring heat by convection.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; convect + -or2
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British Dictionary definitions for convector

convector

/kənˈvɛktə/
noun
1.
a space-heating device from which heat is transferred to the surrounding air by convection
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