Definition of hydronic in English:

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Pronunciation: /hīˈdränik/


Denoting a cooling or heating system in which heat is transported using circulating water.
Example sentences
  • But just in case, we included hydronic radiant heat that circulates hot water through pipes imbedded in the concrete floor to heat the house in winter.
  • These heaters also can act as backup heat sources for hydronic radiant-heat systems and solar water heaters.
  • Instead of circulating warm air throughout a home, a hydronic system pumps hot water or steam from a boiler through pipes and radiators or copper-finned baseboard radiators, and then returns it to be reheated and recirculated.
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