Definition of desuperheater in English:


Syllabification: de·su·per·heat·er
Pronunciation: /dēˈso͞opərˌhētər


  • A container for reducing the temperature of steam to make it less superheated.
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    • These are different from heat pump desuperheaters (discussed below) that provide hot water only as a side benefit of space conditioning.
    • A desuperheater is an attachment to your air conditioner or heat pump that allows waste heat from that device to help heat domestic water.
    • With the installation of a desuperheater, the GHP can be used to heat the home's water.

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