radiant heat
noun Date: 1621 heat transmitted by radiation as contrasted with that transmitted by conduction or convection

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  • Radiant heat — Radiant Ra di*ant (r[=a] d[i^]*ant), a. [L. radians, antis, p. pr. of radiare to emit rays or beams, fr. radius ray: cf. F. radiant. See {Radius}, {Ray} a divergent line.] 1. Emitting or proceeding as from a center; resembling rays; radiating;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • radiant heat — noun : heat transmitted by radiation as contrasted with that transmitted by conduction or convection electrical ceiling cables that provide invisible radiant heat from above just like the sun Sweet s Catalog Service * * * Thermodynam. heat energy …   Useful english dictionary

  • radiant heat — heat applied to the surface of the body by rays from a source of infrared radiation, such as a heat lamp …   Medical dictionary

  • radiant heat — ra′diant heat′ n. thr heat energy transmitted by electromagnetic waves in contrast to heat transmitted by conduction or convection …   From formal English to slang

  • radiant heat — Thermodynam. heat energy transmitted by electromagnetic waves in contrast to heat transmitted by conduction or convection. [1500 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • radiant heat — n. heat transmitted by radiation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • radiant heat flow-rate — šiluminės spinduliuotės srautas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Tam tikros sistemos elektromagnetinių bangų pavidalu išspinduliuotas, praleistas arba sugertas šilumos srautas. atitikmenys: angl. radiant heat flow rate… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • radiant heat flow-rate — šiluminės spinduliuotės srautas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. radiant heat flow rate vok. Wärmestrahlungsfluß, m; Wärmestrahlungsleistung, f rus. поток теплового излучения, m pranc. flux de rayonnement thermique, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Radiant heat zone — Зона радиационного нагрева …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • spectral radiant heat flow rate per unit wavelength interval — spektrinis ilginis šilumos srauto tankis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Spinduliuojamos šilumos srauto ir pasirinktosios spektro dalies bangos ilgio intervalo dalmuo. Matavimo vienetai: W/m, W/μm. atitikmenys: angl.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

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