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Noun Concept
Categories: Energy industry, Energy technology, Energy recovery, Energy conversion, Heat pumps
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heat pump
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Apparatus that extracts heat from a liquid that is at a higher temperature than its surroundings; can be used to transfer heat from a reservoir outside in order to heat a building WordNet 3.0
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Apparatus that extracts heat from a liquid that is at a higher temperature than its surroundings; can be used to transfer heat from a reservoir outside in order to heat a building WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A heat pump is a device that transfers heat energy from a source of heat to what is called a thermal reservoir. Wikipedia
Pumps heat backward - a device that transfers thermal energy in the opposite direction of spontaneous heat transfer Wikidata
A device which transfers heat from a cooler reservoir to a hotter one, expending mechanical energy in the process. OmegaWiki
A device that transfers heat from something at a lower temperature to something at a higher temperature by doing work. Wiktionary
Device to transfer heat. Wiktionary (translation)
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