convection section

convection section

[kən′vek·shən ‚sek·shən]
(engineering)
That portion of the furnace in which tubes receive heat from the flue gases by convection.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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