Evaporator

[marine] An evaporator, distiller or distilling apparatus is a piece of ship`s equipment used to produce fresh drinking water from sea water by distillation. As fresh water is bulky, may spoil in storage, and is an essential supply for any long voyage, the ability to produce more in mid-ocean is important for any ship. Although distillers a...
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Evaporator

E·vap'o·ra`tor noun An apparatus for condensing vegetable juices, or for drying fruit by heat.
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Evaporator

• (n.) An apparatus for condensing vegetable juices, or for drying fruit by heat.
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evaporator

industrial apparatus for converting liquid into vapour. The single-effect evaporator consists of a container or surface and a heating unit; the ... [2 related articles]
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evaporator

evaporator 1. The component or element of a refrigeration system where the refrigerant withdraws heat energy as it evaporates; that is, it changes from a liquid to a gas. 2. Any device in which evaporation occurs; especially, one designed to concentrate a solution.
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evaporator

a unit designed to vaporize liquid refrigerant, thus cooling the air by absorbing heat.
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evaporator

Maple Sugaring equipment used to "evaporate" the water from the sap that has been collected. When the sap is boiled, it is channeled down through the evaporator pan, reaching the correct temperature. It is now "drawn off" as syrup. An evaporator is either wood fired or as ours - oil fired.
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Evaporator

An evaporator is a device used to turn the liquid form of a chemical into its gaseous form. The liquid is evaporated, or vaporized, into a gas. ==Uses== An evaporator is used in an air-conditioning system to allow a compressed cooling chemical, such as R-22 (Freon) or R-410A, to evaporate from liquid to gas while absorbing heat in the process. It ...
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evaporator

A component in the basic refrigeration cycle that absorbs or adds heat to the system. Evaporators can be used to absorb heat from air or from a liquid. The evaporator is the cold side of an air conditioner or heat pump.
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