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piston

piston(
pihs
-
tuhn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (mechanics)
a. el pistón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The pistons are joined to the crankshaft by a connecting rod.Los pistones van unidos al cigüeñal por una biela.
b. el émbolo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
When the piston rises, this valve on the pump closes.Cuando sube el émbolo, esta válvula de la bomba se cierra.
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piston
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el émbolo m, pistón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
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piston [ˈpɪstən]
noun
pistón (m); émbolo (m); (Mús) pistón (m); llave (f);
modifier
piston engine (n) motor (m) a pistón
piston ring (n) aro (m) or segmento (m) de pistón
piston rod (n) biela (f)
piston stroke (n) carrera (f) del émbolo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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