Heat Absorbing Glazings

Business / Real Estate / Heat Absorbing Glazings: A technology that uses heat-absorbing glazing with tinted coatings to absorb solar heat gain through windows. This approach does allow some light to pass through the tinted windows.

Other Words for Absorbing

Absorbing Adjective Synonyms: engrossing, engaging, riveting, captivating, fascinating, spellbinding, gripping
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Other Words for Heat

Heat Noun Synonyms: warm (up)
Heat Adjective Synonyms: warmth, warmness, hotness, fever, fieriness, torridity or torridness
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Heating Degree Day

Science / Weather / Heating Degree Day: One heating degree day is given for each degree that the daily mean temperature is below 65°F. It is used as an indication of fuel consumption. MORE

Heathland

Entertainment / Golf / Heathland: Open uncultivated land (particularly in the british isles) having sandy soil and dominated by small shrubs with small hard leaves (e.g., heather) MORE

Heating Load

Business / Construction / Heating Load: The amount of heating required to keep a building at a specified temperature during the winter, usually 65° F, regardless of outside temperature. MORE

International Wheat Agreement (IWA)

Business / Agriculture / International Wheat Agreement (IWA): Replaced in 1995 by the International Grains Agreement. MORE

Low-E Glazings

Business / Real Estate / Low-E Glazings: Low-e glazings have special coatings that reduce heat transfer through windows. This type of window film is inexpensive, lasts 10-15 years, reduces interior fading, and saves energy. MORE

Latent Heat

Science / Chemistry / Latent Heat: Heat that is absorbed without causing a rise in temperature. For example, 'latent heat of vaporization' refers to the amount of heat required to convert a liquid to vapor at a particular temperature. MORE

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