Heat sink

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A fan-cuiled heat sink on the processor o a personal computer. Tae the richt is a smawer heat sink cuilin anither integratit circuit o the mitherbuitd.

A heat sink (an aa commonly spelled heatsink[1]) is a passive heat excheenger that transfers the heat generatit bi an electronic or a mechanical device tae a fluid medium, eften air or a liquid cuilant, whaur it is dissipatit awey frae the device, tharebi allouin regulation o the device's temperatur at optimal levels.

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