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steamtight

Syllabification: steam·tight
Pronunciation: /ˈstēmtīt
 
/

Definition of steamtight in English:

adjective

Not allowing steam to pass through: steamtight joints
More example sentences
  • The steam-tight joints had to be made with a cement which normally took a week to harden.
  • Application to steam-tight boilers with cylindrical exchanger.
  • This is a critical step for providing steam-tight valves for optimum operation.

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