pull chain


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Noun1.pull chain - a chain (usually with a handle at the end) that is pulled in order to operate some mechanism (e.g. to flush a toilet)pull chain - a chain (usually with a handle at the end) that is pulled in order to operate some mechanism (e.g. to flush a toilet)
chain - a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament
flush toilet, lavatory - a toilet that is cleaned of waste by the flow of water through it
pull - a device used for pulling something; "he grabbed the pull and opened the drawer"
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Usurp area that can fit 25 Parliaments and is worth ` 6,000 crore ; Slums pull chain on several of Delhi's public utility projects
Hazard: The pull chain switch on the glass shade holder is incorrectly wired, posing a shock hazard to the consumer.
My grandfather was in World War II and told me about a kit that included a brass pull chain and weight that you drop down the barrel to clear obstructions and clean the bore.