air-atomizing oil burner

air-atomizing oil burner

[′er ′at·ə′mīz·iŋ ‚ȯil ′bərn·ər]
(engineering)
An oil burner in which a stream of fuel oil is broken into very fine droplets through the action of compressed air.
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