heater

noun heat·er \ ˈhē-tər \

Definition of heater

1 :one that heats; especially :a device that imparts heat or holds something to be heated

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First Known Use of heater

15th century


HEATER Defined for English Language Learners

heater

noun

Definition of heater for English Language Learners

  • : a machine that heats water or air


HEATER Defined for Kids

heater

noun heat·er \ ˈhē-tər \

Definition of heater for Students

:a device for heating


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