siphon


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Synonyms for siphon

a tube running from the liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid through the tube

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a tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled

convey, draw off, or empty by or as if by a siphon

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move a liquid from one container into another by means of a siphon or a siphoning action

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Unable to get a good siphon going, he gave up and dropped the hose on the floor and left the room to take care of other chores.
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Chrysler Group LLC, a subsidiary of Italian company Fiat SpA (Milan:F), will recall 4,783 of its Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot crossover SUVs in China due to a defective fuel siphon that can cause the car to stall.
Oyster drills placed their siphon near the sediment when oyster reef exudates were delivered through the sediment, and in turbulent flows when greater momentum delivered cues to the sediment.
The Authority is systematically rehabilitating all 40 siphon crossings in its network.
The investment provided by CO2Sense means the Saver-Siphon will now have the potential to become an integral part of all new siphon-based toilet systems or to easily replace broken siphons in existing toilets.
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Dr Stephen Hughes said he had discovered last year that the dictionary's definition of the word siphon was incorrect.
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