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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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Keywords: Gasoline, Fuel oil, Siphonage
The valve allows air into the pipe to avoid the siphonage
but doesn't let the smelly air out.
The valve has been modified to try to prevent siphonage
of blood or peritoneal fluid when the patient lies down or bends over.
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.