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Categories: Energy conversion, Engines, Heating, ventilating, and air conditioning, Articles with short description, Engine technology
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heat engine  cycle efficiency  heat engines  mechanical heat engine  thermal engine
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Any engine that makes use of heat to do work WordNet 3.0
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Any engine that makes use of heat to do work WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In thermodynamics and engineering, a heat engine is a system that converts heat to mechanical energy, which can then be used to do mechanical work. Wikipedia
A physical or theoretical device that converts thermal energy to mechanical output Wikipedia Disambiguation
System that performs the conversion of heat or thermal energy to mechanical work Wikidata
Any device which converts heat energy into mechanical work, by moving heat from a source to a sink. Wiktionary
Device for converting heat. Wiktionary (translation)
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