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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
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
move a liquid from one container into another by means of a siphon or a siphoning action
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atmospheric pressure), back siphonage
occurs and vacuum breakers are appropriate backflow prevention devices.
The waste connections to the stack had a separate ventilation pipe so as to eliminate siphonage
Hydrocarbon pneumonitis following diesel siphonage
They protect drinking water systems against back pressure, back flow and back siphonage
, ensuring compliance with relevant water regulations.
Old water pipe - some in the ground for 50 years or more - is deteriorating, leaking precious drinking water into the ground and allowing back siphonage
that often contains dangerous contaminants.