Word forms: (regular plural) reboilers
nounWord builderThe prefix re- often appears in words connected with doing or using something again.
(Chemical Engineering: Distillation)
Reboilers are used with distillation columns to vaporize a fraction of the bottom product. Liquid is withdrawn from the tray and pumped through a reboiler where partial vaporization occurs in the presence of steam. A reboiler is a stage in distillation when a liquid is heated again to make some of it become
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