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heating system

[′hēd·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(civil engineering)
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forced-air heating system

A conventional heat distribution system in which heat is circulated by means of a blower (fan).
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"Unfortunately, the only way to completely solve the problems is to replace the central heating system in its entirety."
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started producing seat heating units for vehicles in 1973, based on the company's experience with mechanical cables and heating systems. The company now produces steering wheel heaters control modules, and wiring harnesses.
Up to now, halogen heating systems were ineffective with multi-colored surfaces, which heated unevenly due to varying degrees of IR reflection by the colors.
Project planners say the in-floor heating system is ideal for conversion to harness geothermal energy.
By using the loggers to document building temperatures, Mincks was able to determine optimum start/stop times for their heating systems.
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They might describe the heating system as "in order" but "not compliant with current regulations", a commonly-used disclaimer.

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