There are 2 translations of siphon in Spanish:

siphon1

Pronunciation: /ˈsaɪfən/

n

  • 1.1 (tube) sifón (m) 1.2 (container) sifón (m) soda siphon sifón de soda
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    • In the extinguisher, a plastic siphon tube leads from the bottom of the fire-suppressant reservoir to the top of the extinguisher.
    • Keep a syphon tube in the boot incase you need to make a quick refill.
    • Not one to waste time, I unscrewed the gas cap and slipped the siphon tube into the tank.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of siphon in Spanish:

siphon2

vt

  • [liquid/fuel] sacar* con sifón they siphon the liquid out of the barrel into the bottles usan un sifón para trasvasar el líquido del barril a las botellas
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    • If straining methods do not adequately filter out the fine particles and sediment from the liqueur, try siphoning off the clear liquid.
    • You can recycle bath and washing water by using the garden hose to syphon the waste water onto the garden.
    • The simplest solutions like siphoning the washing water onto the garden are the most effective in the long run.

Phrasal verbs

siphon off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [liquid/fuel] sacar* con sifón, trasvasar 1.2 [money] desviar*

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Word of the day lámpara
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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.