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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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

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 aglomeración
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se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.