Sentence Examples


  • Both these reactions are carried out in tall cylindrical columns or " stills," consisting of a number of superposed cylinders, having perforated horizontal partitions, and provided with a steam-heating arrangement in the enlarged bottom portion.
  • High-pressure steam-heating, compared with the heating by low pressure, is little used.
  • In large pans a mechanical stirring apparatus is provided, which in some cases, as in Morfit's steam " twirl," is formed of the steam-heating tubes geared to rotate.
  • It is certainly the most scientific method of steam-heating, and heat can be made to travel a greater distance by its aid than by any other means.