air humidifier


English-Dutch technical dictionary. 2013.

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  • humidifier — [ ymidifje ] v. tr. <conjug. : 7> • 1649; de humide ♦ Rendre humide. ⇒ humecter, mouiller . Humidifier du linge, une pièce. N. f. HUMIDIFICATION , 1875 . ⊗ CONTR. Sécher; dessécher. ● humidifier verbe transitif Mouiller légèrement quelque… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • humidifier — n. A device that increases the moisture content of the air; used to avoid excessive dryness in buildings, which can cause irritation to the throat. Compare {dehumidifier}. Syn: moisturization. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • air conditioner lung — humidifier l …   Medical dictionary

  • Humidifier — A humidifier is a household appliance that increases humidity (moisture) in a single room or in the entire home. There are point of use humidifiers, which are commonly used to humidify a single room, and whole house or furnace humidifiers, which… …   Wikipedia

  • Air handler — An air handling unit; air flow is from the right to left in this case. Some AHU components shown are: 1 Supply duct 2 Fan compartment 3 Vibration isolator ( flex joint ) 4 Heating and/or cooling coil 5 Filter compartment 6 Mixed (recirculated +… …   Wikipedia

  • Humidifier fever — A form of sick building syndrome that usually develops on Monday or the first workday of the week. The hallmark of the disease is the sudden onset of fever. Other features may include muscle aches and pains and mild shortness of breath.… …   Medical dictionary

  • humidifier — [[t]hjuːmɪ̱dɪfaɪə(r)[/t]] humidifiers N COUNT A humidifier is a machine for increasing the amount of moisture in the air. Use a humidifier in heated rooms to prevent dry air irritating your throat …   English dictionary

  • humidifier — UK [hjuːˈmɪdɪˌfaɪə(r)] / US [hjuˈmɪdɪˌfaɪr] noun [countable] Word forms humidifier : singular humidifier plural humidifiers a machine that makes the air in a room less dry …   English dictionary

  • humidifier lung — hypersensitivity pneumonitis caused by inhalation of air that has been passed through humidifiers, dehumidifiers, or air conditioners contaminated by any of a variety of fungi, amebas, or thermophilic actinomycetes. See also humidifier fever,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Humidifier —   A device used to maintain a specified humidity in a conditioned space.   ***   A humidifier adds moisture to the air(often needed in winter when indoor air is very dry). It may be a portable unit or attached to the heating system.   U.S. Dept.… …   Energy terms

  • Air ioniser — This photo shows the sterilisation effects of negative air ionization on a chamber aerosolised with Salmonella enteritidis. The left sample is untreated; the right, treated. Photo taken in a lab operated by the United States Department of… …   Wikipedia

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