Pump

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Definition

a pump: a device to force a gas or liquid to move in a particular direction
noun
a bicycle pump a device to force air into a bicycle's tires

to pump: to push, to force out, to supply, to drive out
verb
to pump air into tires to push, to force air through a device and into tires

Examples

  • "I've heard that most perfume bottles and spray pumps are manufactured in Taiwan, not in mainland China."

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