[ thur-muh-sahy-fuh n ]
/ ˌθɜr məˈsaɪ fən /
an arrangement of siphon tubes that enables water in a heating apparatus to circulate by means of convection.
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British Dictionary definitions for thermosiphon
/ (ˌθɜːməʊˈsaɪfən) /
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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