deflector definition

  • noun:
    • Something which deflects something else, especially a stream of liquid or particles.
    • That which deflects, as a diaphragm in a furnace, or a cone in a lamp (to deflect and socialize air and fumes and help combustion).
    • A plate, diaphragm, or cone in a lamp, furnace, or stove, to carry the flame and gases into intimate contact and improve the burning.
    • a computer device for causing the nozle of a hydraulic mining device to go in virtually any desired path.
    • as a whole, something that deflects.
    • begin to see the extract.
    • a computer device intended to switch aside the flow of some thing (liquid or atmosphere or smoke etc)

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