heat balance

noun

Definition of heat balance

: the distribution of the heat energy supplied to a thermomechanical system (as a steam power plant) among the various drains upon it including both useful output and losses also : an evaluation or record of such distribution

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“Heat balance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heat%20balance. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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