fume hood

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fume hood

[′fyüm ‚hu̇d]
(chemistry)
A fume-collection device over an enclosed shelf or table, so that experiments involving poisonous or unpleasant fumes or gases may be conducted away from the experimental area.

fume hood

A partial enclosure through which air is drawn to remove gases and odors within the enclosed area.
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The fume hood is designed to direct and maintain a smooth, uniform flow of air into the fume chamber and across the work surface.
Part of the installation will also be linking laboratory furniture and fume chamber with media outlets, which will be completed over the floor or wall.
Contract notice: supply of office furniture, supply of laboratory furniture and fume chamber, supply interior equipment.