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lift pump Syllabification: lift pump

Definition of lift pump in English:


A simple pump consisting of a piston moving in a cylinder, both parts incorporating a valve.
Example sentences
  • The key is a lever handle that when pumped side-to-side activates a manual hydraulic marinized lift pump inside the body of the bracket.
  • I figured there wasn't much else I could do so I checked the main engine for fuel, purged the air from the lines with the lift pump and turned out to check the ground tackle.
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