a heating system utilizing steam circulated through radiators and pipes.
noun 1. (Scot, slang) a public wash house
noun 1. water in the form of an invisible gas or vapor. 2. water changed to this form by boiling, extensively used for the generation of mechanical power, for heating purposes, etc. 3. the mist formed when the gas or vapor from boiling water condenses in the air. 4. an exhalation of a vapor or […]
noun 1. an electric iron with a water chamber, which emits steam onto the fabric or garment being ironed. noun 1. an electric iron that emits steam from channels in the iron face to facilitate the pressing and ironing of clothes, etc, the steam being produced from water contained within the iron
noun 1. a casing, as on the cylinder of a steam engine, filled with live steam to keep the interior hot. steam jacket noun 1. (engineering) a jacket containing steam that surrounds and heats a cylinder