from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A heating device consisting of a series of connected pipes, typically inside an upright metal structure, through which steam or hot water is circulated so as to radiate heat into the surrounding space.
- n. A cooling device, as in automotive engines, through which water or other fluids circulate as a coolant.
- n. Physics A body that emits radiation.
- n. A transmitting antenna.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Anything which radiates or emits rays.
- n. A device that lowers engine coolant temperature by conducting heat to the air, through metal fins.
- n. A finned metal fixture that carries hot water or steam in order to heat a room.
- n. A type of antenna.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That which radiates or emits rays, whether of light or heat; especially, that part of a heating apparatus from which the heat is radiated or diffused.
- n. Any of various devices for cooling an internal substance by radiation, as a system of rings on a gun barrel for cooling it, or a nest of tubes with large radiating surface for cooling circulating water, as in an automobile.
- n. An oscillator.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Anything which radiates; a body or substance from which rays of heat emanate or radiate.
- n. A part of a heating apparatus designed to communicate heat to a room, chiefly by convection, but partly, in some cases, by radiation.
- n. Same as cooler, 2 .
- n. In the transmission of electric waves, as in wireless telegraphy, an apparatus for the emission of electric oscillations; a form of oscillator.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any object that radiates energy
- n. heater consisting of a series of pipes for circulating steam or hot water to heat rooms or buildings
- n. a mechanism consisting of a metal honeycomb through which hot fluids circulate; heat is transferred from the fluid through the honeycomb to the airstream that is created either by the motion of the vehicle or by a fan
This radiator is connected to your sanitary system.
You wrote "the radiator is neatly tucked in between the front frame rails".
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Your Emma needs not just a new fuel pump, but also a water pump, the radiator is bleeding rust, the carberutor should be rebuilt, and, worst of all, several of the main gaskets are leaking oil.
You could also just drain the whole mix and add a new half and half mix until the radiator is full.
The heat that is absorbed is given off to the atmosphere by the second "radiator" - the Condenser.
A decent sofa or a working radiator is another matter altogether … Thank you for the kind words – it was fun to remember all my different rooms and I’m hoping my little speakeasy will become a cozy hidey-hole in time.
I’m mortified that I did this, not least because 60 hours of a decade-old electric radiator is going to look great on the electricity bill.
His curtains are indeed blowing in a breeze of some kind and what’s more his radiator is ‘whistling’ somewhat.
There is an option for those who want to save time and effort - radiator covers also called radiator enclosures.