duct·​work | \ ˈdəkt-ˌwərk How to pronounce ductwork (audio) \

Definition of ductwork

Examples of ductwork in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The damage was confined to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning ductwork and the rubber roof membrane, fire officials said. Bailey Allen, BostonGlobe.com, 19 July 2022 The fire damage was contained to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning ductwork, as well as the rubber roof membrane, the fire department said. Bailey Allen, BostonGlobe.com, 19 July 2022 What caused the ductwork to fall is still under investigation. Rosana Hughes, ajc, 14 June 2022 In new construction, there is savings in not having to install ductwork or gas lines. Tim Fitzpatrick, The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 May 2022 The numbers also do not include prices for mechanical engineering, new ductwork or lighting. Beth Mlady, cleveland, 12 May 2022 Rent or borrow a paint sprayer, tape off the walls and any important electrical connections with plastic, and spray the ceiling, including rafters and ductwork, with black or dark gray paint. Washington Post, 10 May 2022 Jeep plant, which ramped up production of the Jeep Grand Cherokee last summer, after inspectors found that faulty ductwork in the paint shop had allowed excess paint odors to escape into the surrounding neighborhood. Gabrielle Coppola, Bloomberg.com, 29 Mar. 2022 Employing new control capabilities and ductwork dampers, the system regulates heating, cooling and humidity in up to six areas of the home. San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of ductwork

1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ductwork was in 1934

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3 Aug 2022

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“Ductwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ductwork. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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