calorifier

noun

ca·​lor·​i·​fi·​er
kəˈlȯrəˌfī(ə)r,
-ˈä-
plural -s
: an apparatus for heating a fluid (as water) by circulating it past usually steam-filled heating coils

Word History

Etymology

Latin calor heat + English -ify + -er

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“Calorifier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calorifier. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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