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Categories: Heating, ventilating, and air conditioning, Engines, Engine technology, Articles with short description, Energy conversion
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heat engine
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Any engine that makes use of heat to do work WordNet 3.0
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Any engine that makes use of heat to do work WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In thermodynamics and engineering, a heat engine is a system that converts heat or thermal energy to mechanical energy, which can then be used to do mechanical work. Wikipedia
A physical or theoretical device that converts thermal energy to mechanical output Wikipedia Disambiguation
System that performs the conversion of heat or thermal energy to mechanical work Wikidata
Any device which converts heat energy into mechanical work, by moving heat from a source to a sink. Wiktionary
Device for converting heat. Wiktionary (translation)
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