Meaning of “vacuum pump” in the English Dictionary

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"vacuum pump" in British English

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vacuum pumpnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈvæk.juːm ˌpʌmp/ us /ˈvæk.juːm ˌpʌmp/

a piece of equipment for removing air or gas from a container, creating a vacuum inside

(Definition of “vacuum pump” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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