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Definition of the noun air duct
What does air duct mean as a name of something?
- a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- synonyms of air duct: air passage / airway
- more generic word: duct = an enclosed conduit for a fluid
- more specific terms:
- register = an air passage (usually in the floor or a wall of a room) for admitting or excluding heated air from the room
- snorkel breather / schnorchel / schnorkel / breather / snorkel = air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes
- upcast = air passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine
- ventilation shaft = a shaft in a building
- part: vent-hole / blowhole / venthole / vent = a hole for the escape of gas or air
Alternative definition of the noun air duct
- A duct, through which air is forced or extracted, that forms part of a building's air conditioning and ventilation system.
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by John J. McKetta Jr
In the majority of cases there are low-pressure installations when the air pressure is relatively close to the atmospheric pressure and its density may be taken as a constant, equal to: 1-2 kg/m\ The air duct system may be built either from metal ...
by Francis D. K. Ching
Also called air duct. ductwork A system ofducts, connectors,and dampers for conveying air in a heating, ventilating, or air-conditioning system. Also called ducting. bonnet Achamber at the top ofa hot-air furnace from which the leaders emerge.
by Henry J. Cowan, Peter R. Smith, José Carlos Damski
air duct See DUCT (b). air,entraining agent An additive to cement or an admixture to concrete that causes minute air bubbles to ...
by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi
air-conditioning duct an air duct used in an air -conditioning installation. air-conditioning unit, air-handling unit; a piece of mechanical services equipment for treating air and conveying clean air into a space ...
by Simon Tolson
Duct air duct 89 Drip A trailing groove and sometimes a rise on the underside of an exposed surface to make water drop away from the building. Drip edge A trailing vertical edge designed to drip water away. Drop apron See Drip edge.
by Howard Patterson
Air Duct. A pipe leading air from the blower to the ash pit. Air Gauge. An instrument attached to an air duct to register the pressure therein. V Air Pump. That pump which removes air and water of condensation from the condenser. Air Valve.
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- Air Duct
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- Tube Air Duct, Pimlico - London.
Ventilates the underground Victoria line between Pimlico and Victoria stations.
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- Halloween air duct
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- Air Duct Generator
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- Air Duct Art
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- Air duct and film crew
The KCDC film crew on the third floor, Canadian Light Source synchrotron
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- Air Duct installation in Tokyo
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- Air Duct: New Steam Works Space at DePaul Prep
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Air duct Meaning
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