heat exchanger

noun
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of heat exchanger

: a device (such as an automobile radiator) for transferring heat from one fluid to another without allowing them to mix

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First Known Use of heat exchanger

1902


Medical Dictionary

heat exchanger

noun heat ex·chang·er \ -iks-ˌchānj-ər \

medical Definition of heat exchanger

: a device (as in an apparatus for extracorporeal blood circulation) for transferring heat from one fluid to another without allowing them to mix

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