Definition of steam jacket in English:

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steam jacket


A steam-filled casing that is fitted around a cylinder in order to heat its contents.
Example sentences
  • They also worked in bakeries, laundries, and anywhere steam jackets operated.
  • Most breweries use a steam-fired kettle, which uses steam jackets in the kettle to boil the wort.
  • This 150 gallon kettle has a steam jacket rated at max. working pressure of 100 psi at 338 degree F.

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Syllabification: steam jack·et

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