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Definition of the noun air compressor

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noun

  1. a compressor that takes in air at atmospheric pressure and delivers it at a higher pressure
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic word: compressor = a mechanical device that compresses gasses

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noun

  1. A machine for generating compressed air, typically for use by air-powered tools or paint sprayers.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1989)

Volume 31 - Natural Gas Liquids and Natural Gasoline to Offshore Process Piping: High Performance Alloys by John J. McKetta Jr

so that the maximum nitrogen recovery can be achieved with the lowest main air compressor discharge pressure. This mode of operation will reduce main air compressor power and shift power to the nitrogen booster. However, the power ...

Google previewDictionary Of Civil Engineering (1992)

by John S. Scott

air compressor See compressor. air content of fresh concrete The air content of fresh concrete is measured, under BS 1881, by applying air pressure to an enclosed sample of known volume and ...

Google previewSupplement to Spons' Dictionary of Engineering (1881)

Civil, Mechanical, Military, and Naval by Ernest Spon

is an elevation of a complete boring plant, arranged for driving a level and shaft sinking simultaneously, a is the boiler ; b, air compressor worked by steam engine with cranks at 1916. right angles ; b\ connecting pipe between air ...

Google previewLockwood's Dictionary of Terms Used in the Practice of Mechanical Engineering (1892)

Embracing Those Current in the Drawing Office, Pattern Shop, Foundry, Fitting, Turning, Smiths' and Boiler Shops, Etc., Etc. : Comprising Upwards of Six Thousand Definitions by Joseph Gregory Horner

Air Compressor. — A machine by which atmospheric air is compressed in volume in order to be used for purposes of ventilation, or as a motive power for driving machinery, rock drills, &C. , in situations where the presence of exhaust steam ...

Google previewLockwood's Dictionary of Terms Used in the Practice of Mechanical Engineering ... (1888)

by Lockwood, Crosby & son, pub

Air Compressor. — A machine by which atmospheric air is compressed in volume in order to be used for purposes of ventilation, or as a motive power for driving machinery, rock drills, &c., in situations where the presence of exhaust steam ...

Google previewUltimate Visual Dictionary (2011)

by DK

The hot gas also spins turbine blades, which, in turn, spin the blades of Alternator an air compressor; the compressor forces air into the Air impingement starter combustion chamber. Many of the fastest aircraft use turbojets, Nozzle guide vane ...

Google previewCraftsman's Construction Installation Encyclopedia (2004)

by Stephen Diller, Janelle Diller

Tools and Materials Safety goggles Small sledgehammer Cape chisel or tuck- pointer's plugging chisel Stiff bristled brush Air compressor (optional) Water and hose Hawk Pointing trowel Joint filler Mortar (mixed a ...

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