extractor fan


extractor fan
extractor fan UK US noun [C] UK (US exhaust fan)
WORKPLACE a piece of equipment that removes dust, unpleasant smells, etc. from the air : »

Extractor fans and hard-wired smoke detectors must be installed in new housing to comply with Building Regulations.


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  • extractor fan — /əksˈtræktə fæn/ (say uhks traktuh fan) noun → exhaust fan …   Australian English dictionary

  • extractor fan — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Discharge [extractor] fan — Вытяжной вентилятор …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • extractor — ex‧trac‧tor [ɪkˈstræktə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. a machine that removes dirt, dust etc from the air: • a steam extractor that fits neatly into the ceiling • By not having extractor fans we re breaking Health and Safety regulations. 2.… …   Financial and business terms

  • Extractor hood — An extractor hood (U.K.) or range hood (U.S.), also known as a kitchen hood, stove hood, exhaust hood, cooker hood, extraction hood, cooking canopy, ventilation hood, extractor fan or electric chimney, is a device containing a fan that hangs… …   Wikipedia

  • extractor — UK [ɪkˈstræktə(r)] / US [ɪkˈstræktər] noun [countable] Word forms extractor : singular extractor plural extractors 1) extractor or extractor fan a piece of equipment that removes hot or wet air or unpleasant smells from a room 2) a piece of… …   English dictionary

  • extractor — [[t]ɪkstræ̱ktə(r)[/t]] extractors 1) N COUNT An extractor or extractor fan is a device that is fixed to a window or wall to draw smells, steam, or hot air out of a room. [mainly BRIT] (in AM, use ventilator) 2) N COUNT: with supp An extractor is… …   English dictionary

  • fan — [[t]fæ̱n[/t]] ♦♦ fans, fanning, fanned 1) N COUNT: usu n N, N of n If you are a fan of someone or something, especially a famous person or a sport, you like them very much and are very interested in them. If you re a Billy Crystal fan, you ll… …   English dictionary

  • extractor hood — noun An electrical kitchen device fitted over a cooker and connected to a flue designed to suck off any vapours from cooking. Syn: cooker hood, cooking canopy, electric chimney, exhaust hood, extraction hood, extractor fan, fume extractor,… …   Wiktionary

  • extractor — n. 1 a person or machine that extracts. 2 (attrib.) (of a device) that extracts bad air etc. or ventilates a room (extractor fan; extractor hood) …   Useful english dictionary


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