There are 2 translations of siphon in Spanish:

siphon1

Pronunciation: /ˈsaɪfən/

n

  • 1.1 (tube) sifón (masculine) 1.2 (container) sifón (masculine) 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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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

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 [liquid/fuel] sacar* con sifón, trasvasar 1.2 [money] desviar*

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.