PISTON MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Piston Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A sliding piece which either is moved by, or moves against, fluid pressure. It usually consists of a short cylinder fitting within a cylindrical vessel along which it moves, back and forth. It is used in steam engines to receive motion from the steam, and in pumps to transmit motion to a fluid; also for other purposes.


Synonyms:
Plunger,

• Piston ring Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A spring packing ring, or any of several such rings, for a piston.


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