Meaning of “convection” in the English Dictionary

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"convection" in British English

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convectionnoun [ U ]

uk /kənˈvek.ʃən/ us /kənˈvek.ʃən/ specialized

the flow of heat through a gas or a liquid:

Warm air rises by the process of convection.

(Definition of “convection” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"convection" in American English

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convectionnoun [ U ]

us /kenˈvek·ʃən/

science the flow of heat through a gas or a liquid as the hotter part rises and the cooler part falls

(Definition of “convection” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)