thermostat NOUN a device that automatically regulates temperature or activates a device at a set temperature.
DERIVATIVES thermostatic adjective thermostatically adverb.

English terms dictionary. 2015.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Thermostatic — Ther mo*stat ic, a. (Physics) Of or pertaining to the thermostat; made or effected by means of the thermostat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thermostatic — Infobox Musical artist Name = Thermostatic Img capt = Img size = Background = group or band Genre = Electronic, Bitpop, synthpop Years active = 2003–present Label = Wonderland Records URL = [] Current members = Louise… …   Wikipedia

  • thermostatic — adjective having or maintaining a consistent temperature The shower has a thermostatic water mixing valve …   Wiktionary

  • thermostatic — adjective of or relating to a thermostat thermostatic control • Pertains to noun: ↑thermostat • Derivationally related forms: ↑thermostat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thermostatic mixing valve — A thermostatic mixing valve (TMV) is a valve that blends hot water with cold water to ensure constant, safe shower and bath outlet temperatures, preventing scalding. The storage of water at high temperature removes one possible breeding ground… …   Wikipedia

  • Thermostatic Radiator Valve — A Thermostatic Radiator Valve, (TRV), is a self regulating valve fitted to hot water heating system radiators. The TRV controls the temperature of a room by regulating the flow of hot water to the radiator.TRVs consist of two parts, a valve that… …   Wikipedia

  • thermostatic bypass valve — A valve that is integral to an oil cooler system. It maintains the proper oil temperature by varying the proportion of the total oil flow passing through the oil cooler. The valve has a spring loaded thermostatic element, two inlet ports, and one …   Aviation dictionary

  • thermostatic air cleaner — (TAC) An air cleaner which also controls the temperature of the air entering the engine. A temperature control is necessary to optimize the air/fuel ratio with regard to minimum exhaust emissions; typically, the TAC regulates air intake… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • thermostatic — adjective see thermostat I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thermostatic — See thermostat. * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”