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thermosiphon

[thur-muh-sahy-fuh n] /ˌθɜr məˈsaɪ fən/
noun
1.
an arrangement of siphon tubes that enables water in a heating apparatus to circulate by means of convection.
Origin of thermosiphon
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; thermo- + siphon
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British Dictionary definitions for thermosiphon

thermosiphon

/ˌθɜːməʊˈsaɪfən/
noun
1.
a system in which a coolant is circulated by convection caused by a difference in density between the hot and cold portions of the liquid
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