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piston

noun /ˈpistən/
(in engines, pumps etc) a round piece usually of metal that fits inside a cylinder and moves up and down or backwards and forwards inside it.
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Translations of “piston”
in Arabic كَبّاس…
in Korean 피스톤…
in Malaysian omboh…
in French piston…
in Turkish piston…
in Italian pistone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 活塞…
in Russian поршень…
in Polish tłok…
in Vietnamese pittông, van đẩy…
in Spanish pistón, émbolo…
in Portuguese pistão…
in Thai ลูกสูบ…
in Catalan pistó…
in Japanese ピストン(エンジンの一部)…
in Indonesian piston…
in Chinese (Simplified) 活塞发动机…
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