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economizer

[ih-kon-uh-mahy-zer] /ɪˈkɒn əˌmaɪ zər/
noun
1.
a person who economizes.
2.
(in a boiler) a device for warming feed water with gases entering the chimney or stack.
Origin of economizer
1830-1840
First recorded in 1830-40; economize + -er1
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economizer

/ɪˈkɒnəˌmaɪzə/
noun
1.
a device that uses the waste heat from a boiler flue to preheat the feed water
2.
a person or thing that economizes
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