Stealthy Steam-heat

Steam

Meanings and phrases

steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere

steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. travel by means of steam power; steamer
  2. emit steam
  3. rise as vapor
  4. get very angry
  5. clean by means of steaming; steam clean
  6. cook something by letting steam pass over it

live steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. steam coming from a boiler at full pressure

steam bath

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term; steam room; vapor bath; vapour bath
  2. you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower; Turkish bath; vapor bath; vapour bath

steam boiler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sealed vessel where water is converted to steam; boiler

steam chest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the chamber from which steam is distributed to a cylinder

steam clean

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. clean by means of steaming; steam

steam coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. coal suitable for use under steam boilers

steam engine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
E.g.
  • Power was administered by a portable steam engine.
  • He added a portable steam engine as auxiliary power.
  • installed a steam engine at the Bocking mill.

steam fitting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. care (installation and maintenance) of equipment for ventilating or heating or refrigerating

steam heat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a heating system in which steam is generated in boilers and piped to radiators; steam heating

steam heating

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a heating system in which steam is generated in boilers and piped to radiators; steam heat

steam iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pressing iron that can emit steam

steam line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pipe conducting steam; steam pipe

steam locomotive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a locomotive powered by a steam engine
E.g.
  • The steam locomotive is an icon of this Railway.
  • 79257 is a preserved British steam locomotive.
  • 4277 is a preserved British steam locomotive.

steam organ

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a musical instrument consisting of a series of steam whistles played from a keyboard; calliope

steam pipe

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pipe conducting steam; steam line

steam room

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term; steam bath; vapor bath; vapour bath

steam shovel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a power shovel that is driven by steam

steam turbine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. turbine in which steam strikes blades and makes them turn
E.g.
  • The first was the introduction of the steam turbine.
  • The ship was powered by a geared steam turbine of 4,400 shp.
  • The generated steam is let in a single steam turbine generator (STG) of maximum.

steam whistle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a whistle in which the sound is produced by steam; usually attached to a steam boiler

steam locomotives

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The railway relies on its fleet of steam locomotives.
  • In 1845, production of steam locomotives began.
  • Most Sundays, one of the steam locomotives is operated.

steam engines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Similarly, steam engines were immediately studied.
  • Early airships used man power or steam engines.
  • The line used inclined planes and stationary steam engines.

steam turbines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The steam turbines and generators were imported from Germany.
  • The ship was powered by four Belluzo geared steam turbines rated at .
  • The main engines were twin steam turbines, double reduction geared to twin screws.

using steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It drove a single propeller using steam provided by two Morton rectangular boilers.
  • It drove a single propeller using steam that was provided by two rectangular boilers.

steam power

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The steam power house was and was a wooden building.
  • During the 19th century, navies began to use steam power for their fleets.
  • The operation of the mill was greatly expanded in 1880 with the installation of steam power.

geared steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ship was powered by a geared steam turbine of 4,400 shp.
  • The ship was powered by four Belluzo geared steam turbines rated at .
  • He replaced the expensive electric locomotives with a Shay geared steam locomotive.

first steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1931, AS Franz Krull manufactured its first steam locomotive.
  • The next day the first steam engine entered the Kandy Railway Station.
  • The Laakmann paper mill in Langenberg used its first steam engine in 1863.

steam provided

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It drove a single propeller using steam provided by two Morton rectangular boilers.
  • They were powered by two geared steam turbines, each driving one propeller shaft, using steam provided by five du Temple boilers.
  • They were powered by two geared steam turbines, each driving one propeller shaft, using steam provided by three du Temple boilers.
E.g.
  • The ship was powered by four Belluzo geared steam turbines rated at .
  • Two Admiralty 3-drum water-tube boilers fed two geared steam turbines which drove two propeller shafts.
  • The ship was powered by two geared steam turbines driving two shafts, fed by two Admiralty 3-drum boilers.

steam powered

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The service is diesel powered to York and steam powered from York to Scarborough.
  • The Eagle Foundry of Montreal built the Äccommodation¨, Canada's first steam powered vessel.
  • One of the original steam powered locomotives is currently used as a working tourist attraction.

expansion steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was propelled by a NHP triple expansion steam engine which was made by Joh.
  • Her 1,000 indicated horsepower triple expansion steam engine propelled her at .
  • She was powered by two quadruple expansion steam engines that moved her at up to .

using steam provided

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It drove a single propeller using steam provided by two Morton rectangular boilers.
  • They were powered by two geared steam turbines, each driving one propeller shaft, using steam provided by five du Temple boilers.
  • They were powered by two geared steam turbines, each driving one propeller shaft, using steam provided by three du Temple boilers.
E.g.
  • She was propelled by a NHP triple expansion steam engine which was made by Joh.
  • Her 1,000 indicated horsepower triple expansion steam engine propelled her at .
  • She was also the first lake freighter equipped with a triple expansion steam engine.

steam trains

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The old railway line was serviced by steam trains.
  • For 29 years the station was served by steam trains.
  • The Southern Downs Steam Railway is based in Warwick and operate steam trains on the line about once a month to Wallangarra.

steam train

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 6 November 1975 the last steam train ran down the line.
  • Among them was a small telegraph and a small steam train complete with tracks.
  • Thirteen people were injured when a steam train crashed on the Beale Railway on Saturday, 27 June 2009.
E.g.
  • She was propelled by a NHP triple expansion steam engine which was made by Joh.
  • Her 1,000 indicated horsepower triple expansion steam engine propelled her at .
  • She was also the first lake freighter equipped with a triple expansion steam engine.

steam ship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After high school, he worked at sea on the steam ship "Darwin."
  • At Flekkefjord, there was steam ship connection, onwards to Oslo.
  • "Margery" in March 1816, one of the earliest seagoing voyages by steam ship.

steam generator

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The steam generator was a Vapor Model OK-4740.
  • supercritical steam generator) and the age of the plant.
  • This steam generator placement followed the pattern set by the SDP35 and SDP40.

last steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 6 November 1975 the last steam train ran down the line.
  • The last steam locomotive to be built at Bow was 4-4-0T No.
  • The last steam locomotive to be built in the USA for a Class I railroad was 0-8-0 no.

steam railway

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is connected to Bodmin town by a branch line that is home to the local steam railway.
  • The old South Morang railway station served the Whittlesea steam railway line until the 1950s.
  • Between Devil's Bridge and Aberystwyth runs a narrow-gauge steam railway - the Vale of Rheidol Railway.

steam traction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • CIÉ withdrew steam traction in 1963 and subsequently all but No.
  • In contrast the Leipzig–Dresden Railway used only steam traction from its beginning.
  • In the days of steam traction, it was often necessary to double-head departing passenger trains.

steam generators

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In addition the locomotives contained steam generators for passenger car heating.
  • Both units required larger steam generators, and a greater fuel and water supply.
  • Higher-pressure steam generators and turbines improve efficiency downstream of the reactor.

compound steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ship was powered by a single three-cylinder compound steam engine, rated at .
  • She was rigged as a barque and had an auxiliary two-cylinder compound steam engine of 70nhp, 350ihp.
  • The ship was powered by compound steam engines rated at which drove two propeller shafts, giving a speed of .

steam yacht

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Orca" was built as the steam yacht "Monaloa" by George Lawley & Son, Neponset, Massachusetts.
  • On 8 May, both destroyers, along with "Paragua" and the U.S. Army steam yacht were underway for Jolo.
  • Since he first used her on pleasure tours on the Sound, this makes her the first ever private steam yacht.

steam pressure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The water is blown out of the boiler with some force by steam pressure within the boiler.
  • The bounded sheets were then bent under steam pressure, pressed into molds, and then carved.
  • The front wall of the combustion chamber is supported against steam pressure by the tubes themselves.

steam ships

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • SS Karanja Three steam ships have been named "Karanja":
  • The company's steam engines were to be found in many steam ships operating in the 19th century.
  • By the 1840s, tourism was continuing to grow, particularly with day trips on steam ships from Bristol.

stationary steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The line used inclined planes and stationary steam engines.
  • The machinery was driven by a twenty-five horse power stationary steam engine.
  • They were originally used as a more efficient replacement for stationary steam engines.

powered by steam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A ferry powered by steam sailed from Lower Manhattan to Brooklyn.
  • Ships thereafter, powered by steam and screw propulsion, are represented in silver-and-blue themed dust jackets.
  • "Germanic" was primarily powered by steam, although she also carried four masts, three of which were square-rigged.
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