Attic ventilator

attic ventilator

[′ad·ik ′vent·əl‚ād·ər]
(building construction)
A mechanical fan located in the attic space of a residence; usually moves large quantities of air at a relatively low velocity.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Attic ventilator

A mechanical fan in the attic of a house, which removes hot air from the roof space and discharges it to the outside.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved

attic ventilator

A mechanical fan, located in the attic space of a residence; usually moves large quantities of air at a relatively low velocity.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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