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A device, especially found in hot regions of the Middle East, that ventilates a house by the use of wind. A small tower on the roof contains an opening that faces the prevailing wind, which is at a cooler temperature than the interior of the house. Because the wind velocity at this opening is greater than it is at the lower windows of the house, air in the shaft of the tower is forced down the shaft to cool the house.
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Nemo WindCatcher is a desktop-based, vendor-neutral, multi-data drive test data post-processing tool.
Die titel van die bloemlesing is ontleen aan Breyten Breytenbach se gelyknamige gedig (53) uit die bundel Windcatcher (2007), en eggo Heinrich Heine se gedig "Storm": "ver aan die rotskus van Skotland/waar 'n ou grys kasteel/uittoring bo 'n brandende see;/daar, by 'n geboe venster,/staan 'n vrou, beeldskoon en mistroostig,/deursigtig van gelaat en marmerbleek.
The windcatcher is a commercial design and was installed on the roof incorporating four quadrants with an opening area of 1.
The project's unique features include a single, all-encompassing curved, domed roof to cover the school's oval plan which also incorporates a windcatcher to reduce reliance on air conditioning, and four broad roof lights to maximise natural ventilation and daylight.
EMA is the first major UK airport to adopt the UK-manufactured Windcatcher natural ventilation and SunPipe natural daylight systems.
The distinctive building is covered with a pyramid roof with a louvred windcatcher at the peak.
Each treehouse design is unique--a magic rocket ship designed by a seven-year old, an inspirational feng-shui garden, a whimsical flower fort, a bamboo pavilion with movable walls, a pinwheel windcatcher, a recycled and re-born retreat, a humming Aeolian harp, a Greek sandbox and a treehouse illuminated by LED lights powered by solar panels.
Ensuring our analytics products Nemo Xynergy and Nemo WindCatcher can access and accurately analyze OSS data is imperative," says Kai Ojala, CTO at Anite's Network Testing Business.
In Windcatcher, Breyten Breytenbach, jailed for his opposition to apartheid in his native South Africa, gathers poems written from so many locations that this line aptly indicates this book's relevance for a world preoccupied with displacement.
Dit sal interessant wees om Breyten se nuutverskene Windcatcher (uitgegee deur Harcourt) te vergelyk met sy Afrikaanse bundel van vroeer vanjaar.
The new building has a pyramid roof with a louvred windcatcher at the peak that operates as a temperature control.
The 11,000-square-foot research building features a tower with a windcatcher to create a breeze inside the building.