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gas furnace

noun
1.
a furnace using gas as a fuel.
2.
a furnace for distilling gas from a solid fuel, as coal.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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Examples for gas furnace
  • The new electric unit is much more efficient than my current gas furnace.
  • Even in the coldest weather, while electric heat pumps may fail to adequately deliver heat, you can rely on a natural gas furnace.
  • If there is any question whether flood water has reached a gas furnace or boiler, it should be checked by a qualified contractor.
  • We've all seen the blue flame on top of a gas stove or beneath a gas furnace.
  • Every fall you should have a qualified technician inspect your gas furnace and appliances.
  • Replace the gas furnace and air distribution system with a gas boiler with hydronic baseboards and fan coils.
  • Additional heat is provided by a high-efficiency gas furnace that heats water.
  • For the past few weeks, my forced-air gas furnace has been on the fritz.
  • Install solar system with the capability of using either the existing gas furnace or solar to heat the pool.
  • Packaged air conditioners often include electric heating coils or a natural gas furnace.

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