air vent

  • 1 air vent — air vent, an opening or passage to allow the entrance or escape of air: »Steam radiators usually must have air vents to let the air out so that the steam can come in (Wilbur L. Beauchamp) …

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  • 2 air vent — /ˈɛə vɛnt/ (say air vent) noun a vent designed to enhance airflow …

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  • 3 air vent — noun An opening, possibly covered by a grate or grill, possibly ducted, that allows air to circulate …

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  • 4 air vent — passage through which air may enter or escape …

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  • 5 air vent — valve, either manual or automatic, used to remove air from the highest point of a coil or piping assembly …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 6 Air vent — Выхлопное отверстие (пневматической системы) …

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  • 7 AIR — Le globe terrestre est entouré d’une atmosphère constituée d’un mélange gazeux nommé air, qui s’étend de la surface du sol jusqu’à une altitude d’environ 150 kilomètres. La pression de l’air au niveau de la mer a longtemps servi d’unité de… …

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  • 8 Vent — may refer to:* Volcano, an opening in the Earth s surface which allows molten rock, ash and gases to escape ** Deep sea vent, or black smoker , a type of hydrothermal vent found on the ocean floor *Plumbing drainage venting, pipes leading from… …

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  • 9 vent|age — «VEHN tihj», noun. 1. a small hole, especially for the escape or passage of air; vent. 2. a hole in a wind instrument for controlling the pitch of the tone; finger hole …

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  • 10 air duct — air vent, passage for air, duct that provides ventilation …

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  • 11 Vent (homonymie) — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cet article possède un paronyme, voir : Le Vent. Le Vent est à la base le mouvement de l air dans l atmosphère terrestre. Le terme peu …

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  • 12 vent — vent1 [vent] n [Sense: 1 2, 4; Date: 1500 1600; Origin: VENT2] [Sense: 3; Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: fente long narrow hole , from fendre to split , from Latin findere; FISSION] 1.) …

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  • 13 vent — [[t]ve̱nt[/t]] vents, venting, vented 1) N COUNT A vent is a hole in something through which air can come in and smoke, gas, or smells can go out. Quite a lot of steam escaped from the vent at the front of the machine... There was a small air… …

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  • 14 vent — 1. noun an air vent Syn: duct, flue, shaft, well, passage, airway; outlet, inlet, opening, aperture, hole, gap, orifice 2. verb the crowd vented their fury on the police Syn: release …

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  • 15 vent — 1 noun (C) 1 a hole or pipe through which gases, smoke, liquid etc can enter or escape from an enclosed space or a container: an air vent 2 give vent to formal to do something to express a strong feeling, especially of anger: Joshua gave vent to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 vent — 1. noun an air vent Syn: outlet, inlet, opening, aperture, hole, gap, orifice, space, duct, flue, shaft, well, passage, airway 2. verb the crowd vented their fury Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 17 vent — [ vɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1080; lat. ventus I ♦ A ♦ Déplacements naturels de l atmosphère. 1 ♦ Mouvement de l atmosphère ressenti au voisinage du sol; déplacement d air; air déplacé (⇒ alizé, aquilon, autan, bora, chergui, chinook, foehn, khamsin, mistral …

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  • 18 Air Gear — エア・ギア (Ea Gia) Type Shōnen Genre Nekketsu (action, sport), Pantsu, comédie, romance Manga Auteur Oh! great …

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  • 19 air — 1. (êr) s. m. 1°   Fluide invisible, transparent, sans odeur ni saveur, pesant, compressible, élastique, qui forme autour de la terre une couche nommée atmosphère, et qui est composé de 0,79 d azote et de 0,21 d oxygène. L air était un des quatre …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 20 vent — VENT. s. m. L air agité. Les quatre vents principaux ou cardinaux sont le vent de Nord, le vent de Sud, le vent d Est, le vent d Ouest, autrement, Le vent de Tramontane, de Midy, de Levant & de Couchant. Grand vent. vent impetueux, froid, chaud,… …

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