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Synonyms for vacuum

emptiness

vacuum cleaner

vacuum-clean

Synonyms for vacuum

total absence of matter

a desolate sense of loss

Synonyms for vacuum

the absence of matter

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an empty area or space

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a region that is devoid of matter

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an electrical home appliance that cleans by suction

clean with a vacuum cleaner

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This approach utilizes a stainless steel drum with a screen on the outside and a partial vacuum on the inside; the drum is coated with a layer of diatomaceous earth (DE) that provides the filter medium.
To use suction, you have to create a sealed volume" with a partial vacuum, Riskin explained.
Aneroid barometers have a thin metal disc covering a chamber containing a partial vacuum.
When the membrane stretches under partial vacuum, the cross section of the surface is too steep just inside the rim and too shallow elsewhere--the complete reverse of a parabola
Very simply stated and in its most basic form, plasma is a partially ionized gas generated by applying an electrical field to a gas under at least partial vacuum.
It's even stranger when the air inside the chamber is sucked out, creating a partial vacuum.
By shortening the path over which the beam is exposed to the sample vacuum environment, they permit the use of partial vacuum.
Massive air pumps would remove the majority of the atmosphere from the sealed tunnels, leaving vehicles in a partial vacuum.
Hunt envisions a craft that will control its weight and center of gravity by balancing partial vacuum, helium, and compressed air in interior chambers.
Mechanical vacuum devices cause erection by creating a partial vacuum, which draws blood into the penis, engorging and expanding it.
A direct lift leaves a partial vacuum under the pancake which tends to keep it in the pan.
The actual process is conducted in a partial vacuum following the rule that the lower the pressure, the lower the boiling point, thus avoiding the need for high temperature.
Instead of injecting the resin between the mold and a rigid counter-mold, one injects it between the mold and a flexible polymer canvas after having created a partial vacuum.
This state-of-the-art packaging line is capable of producing over 50 stand-up packages per minute with a Tin-Tie bag top reclosure, partial vacuum and gas flush offering an extremely low oxygen residual for a long product shelf life.