Definitions for oil burner

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oil burner, oil furnace(noun)

    a furnace that burns oil


  1. oil burner(Noun)

    A heating device which burns fuel oil; an oil furnace.

  2. oil burner(Noun)

    A machine that uses oil as its fuel.

  3. oil burner(Noun)

    A device whose operation causes apparent combustion of lubricating oil.


  1. Oil burner

    An oil burner is a heating device which burns fuel oil. The oil is atomized into a fine spray usually by forcing it under pressure through a nozzle. This spray is usually ignited by an electric spark with the air being forced through by an electric fan.


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