Origin of heater
Examples from the Web for reheater
Historical Examples of reheater
Section C-D shows the fan and gives a section through the reheater.
All the piping, including that under the floor, and the reheater D, are covered with hair-felt and well insulated.
The guarantee includes all of the steam used by the engine or by the jackets or reheater.The New York Subway
- any device for supplying heat, such as a hot-air blower, radiator, convector, etc
- US slang a pistol
- electronics a conductor carrying a current that indirectly heats the cathode in some types of valve
Word Origin and History for reheater
c.1500, of persons, agent noun from heat. Of devices, from 1660s. Baseball slang meaning "fastball" is attested by 1985.