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heater

noun [C] uk   /ˈhiː.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
B1 a device that produces heat: a gas/electric heater
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in Korean 난방기…
in Arabic سَخّان…
in Portuguese estufa, aquecedor…
in Catalan calefactor, escalfador…
in Japanese 暖房, ヒーター…
in Italian stufetta, radiatore, calorifero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加熱器, 暖氣機(暖爐)…
in Russian обогреватель, водонагреватель…
in Turkish ısıtıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 加热器, 暖气机…
in Polish grzejnik, podgrzewacz…
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