central heating

noun

Definition of central heating

: a system that heats all parts of a building The house has central heating.

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“Central heating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/central%20heating. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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