Definition of storage heater in English:

storage heater

Syllabification: stor·age heat·er


  • An electric heater that accumulates heat in water or bricks during the night (when electricity is cheaper) and releases it during the day.
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    • Concrete absorbs heat and re-radiates it slowly much like an electric storage heater.
    • Electric storage heaters replaced the stove and open fire.
    • Heating was provided by electric storage heaters with an electric cooker also included.

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