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air conditioner

[′er ‚kən′dish·ən·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanism primarily for comfort cooling that lowers the temperature and reduces the humidity of air in buildings.

air conditioner

A device for providing air conditioning.
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Saudi Arabia's air conditioner market will surpass $2.5bn by the year 2019, a report by TechSci Research, a global market research and consulting company has forecast.
In the air conditioner segment, 70% of the organized players adopted it in the voluntary stage, which prompted BEE to make it mandatory from 7th January 2010.
This is an increase from last year's surcharge of $321.94 per year per air conditioner. Owners should check their records and make sure to adjust the amount that tenants are paying to comply with the new surcharge.
The new company will mass produce residential and light commercial use air conditioners, while Daikin Air-Conditioning (Shanghai) Co.
The idea to donate an air conditioner hit Kirar when he realised that summer happens to be the worst season for any human being.
Engineers at Purdue University of West Lafayette, Ind., have come up with a way to keep air conditioners from working overtime.
They will also jointly purchase raw materials and components for air conditioners. Daikin will provide Gree with an inverter technology to enhance energy efficiency of air conditioners.
In addition, the Japanese and Chinese manufacturers are studying a plan to jointly develop energy-saving air conditioners, the sources said.
Winix's portable air conditioner design will ultimately evolve to mimic the sleek look and colors of Winix's air purifiers, Kircher said, noting that it is too early to disclose specifics.
Despite the perils of handling Freon (and some newer substitute refrigerants), recyclers still can capably handle the stream of end-of-life refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners and ensure the metals find a home in a mill or foundry.
Product labels show three items that reveal a wealth of information about the individual model of room air conditioner.
For more information about sizing your air conditioner, see our Healthy Home Q&A in our August 2005 issue.

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