radiant heating

  1. the means of heating objects or persons by radiation in which the intervening air is not heated.

  2. a system for heating by radiation from a surface, especially from a surface heated by means of electric resistance, hot water, etc.

Origin of radiant heating

First recorded in 1910–15

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British Dictionary definitions for radiant heating

radiant heating

  1. a system of heating a building by radiant heat emitted from panels containing electrical conductors, hot water, etc

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