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steam gauge Syllabification: steam gauge
Pronunciation: /stēm ɡāj/

Definition of steam gauge in English:


A pressure gauge attached to a steam boiler.
Example sentences
  • It seemed that every time Charlie opened the throttle, the needle on the steam gauge took a dive.
  • The new piston models are being offered for virtually the same price as the last generation of models with the ‘steam gauges.’
  • They just won't be taught to read and learn the old steam gauges.
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