Translation of piston in Spanish:

piston

Pronunciation: /ˈpɪstən/

n

  • émbolo (m), pistón (m) (before n) piston engine motor (m) de émbolo or pistón piston ring segmento (m) or aro (m) del émbolo piston rod biela (f) piston stroke carrera (f) del émbolo
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    • Besides leaving salt deposits, rusting internal parts and causing valve damage, water in an engine also makes short work of pistons and cylinders.
    • The central control circuit then sends a control signal to the driver's circuit for the accumulator piston.
    • The aluminum block has ductile iron cylinder liners and is filled with JE pistons.

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