a small hand pump held steady by a stirruplike foot bracket, often used in firefighting.
a hand-operated vertical reciprocating pump, such as one used in fire-fighting, etc, in which the base of the cylinder is placed in a bucket of water
[soo-dam-fer-uh] /suˈdæm fər ə/ noun, plural pseudamphorae [soo-dam-fuh-ree] /suˈdæm fəˌri/ (Show IPA) 1. a Mycenaean vase having a spherical body, a spout on the shoulder, and a handle, curving across the top, supported by a solid conical neck. noun 1. pseudamphora.
noun 1. (Scot) a variant of stushie
noun, Mineralogy. 1. a rare polymorph of quartz, SiO 2 , formed under very high pressure, as by meteorite impact.
noun 1. one complete movement of a threaded needle through a fabric or material such as to leave behind it a single loop or portion of thread, as in sewing, embroidery, or the surgical closing of wounds. 2. a loop or portion of thread disposed in place by one such movement in sewing: to rip […]