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lift pump

n
(General Engineering) a pump that raises a fluid to a higher level. It usually consists of a piston and vertical cylinder with flap or ball valves in both piston and cylinder base. Compare force pump
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Noun1.lift pump - pump used to lift rather than force a liquid uplift pump - pump used to lift rather than force a liquid up
pump - a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
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