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pump sth out

phrasal verb with pump uk   /pʌmp/ us   /pʌmp/ verb
  • (REMOVE)

to remove water or other liquid from something using a pump: We took turns pumping out the boat.
(Definition of pump sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pump sth out

phrasal verb with pump uk   /pʌmp/ us   verb [I or T]
PRODUCTION to continue producing large quantities of something: These laborers are employed in factories which pump out cheap exports for the West. The universities pump out more and more graduates every year.
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