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siphon

noun ( also syphon)   /ˈsaɪ.fən/
a tube that is bent in the shape of an ‘n’, with each end in a separate container at two different levels, so that liquid can be pulled up into it from the higher container and go down through it into the lower container sifón 3261352
verb ( also syphon)   /ˈsaɪ.fən/
to remove liquid from a container using a siphon to remove liquid from a container using a tube that is bent in the shape of an ‘n’ sacar con sifón 16481631
→  Phrasal verbs siphon sth off
(Definition of siphon from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

siphon

noun /ˈsaifən/
a bent pipe or tube through which liquid can be drawn off from one container to another at a lower level sifón He used a siphon to get some petrol out of the car’s tank.
(also soda-siphon) a glass bottle with such a tube, used for soda water. sifón
(Definition of siphon from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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