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steam heat

noun
1.
heat obtained by the circulation of steam in pipes, radiators, etc.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25
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Examples for steam heat
  • Hidden beneath many major cities, an aging network of pipes carries steam heat to large buildings.
  • Many steam heat-transfer applications are available in the industrial world.
  • steam heat was chosen as the medium for distributing heat versus hot water for a number of reasons.
  • The previous steam heat system was noisy and prone to leaks, making a new electric heat system more efficient and cost-effective.
  • The building is served with steam heat delivered through radiators.
  • Although the hospital was provided with steam heat from its own plant, six of these rooms had working fireplaces.
  • Fuel oil was used to make steam heat for the mill operations.
  • Replace existing steam heat air curtains at the loading dock entrance with electric heat air curtains.

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