Trombe wall

[ tromb, trawnb ]

  1. a glass-fronted exterior masonry wall that absorbs solar heat for radiation into a building.

Origin of Trombe wall

1975–80; after Frenchman Félix Trombe, one of its developers

Words Nearby Trombe wall Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023