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suction

noun [U]  /ˈsʌk·ʃən/ us  
the process of reducing air pressure by removing air or liquid from an enclosed space, or the force created by this reduction that causes two surfaces to stick together: Cylinder vacuum cleaners work entirely by suction.
Translations of “suction”
in Spanish succión…
in French succion…
in German die Saugwirkung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吸,抽吸…
in Russian всасывание…
in Turkish emme, emiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吸,抽吸…
in Polish ssanie…
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