force pump


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force pump

n.
A pump with a solid piston and valves used to raise a liquid or expel it under pressure.

force pump

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a pump that ejects fluid under pressure. Compare lift pump

force′ pump`


n.
a pump that delivers a liquid under pressure so as to eject it forcibly.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.force pump - pump used to force a liquid up and expel it under pressureforce pump - pump used to force a liquid up and expel it under pressure
pump - a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
References in classic literature ?
"We rigged the force pump, got the hose along, and by-and-by it burst.
Bean had invented a double-acting force pump for use in deep wells that was powered by a windmill.

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