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A machine, powered by steam, gas, electricity or other energy source, which produces energy of movement. Use for stationary industrial engines rather than transport use.

Gas Engine (Non-Preferred)

Related Terms

Term Note
BOILER HOUSE A building housing a boiler, often connected to a steam engine house.
ENGINE HOUSE A building housing an engine. Use specific term where known.

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