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Centrifugal pump

a pump having a high-speed rotating impeller whose blades throw the water outwards
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    moving or directed outward from the center (opposed to centripetal). pertaining to or operated by centrifugal force: a centrifugal pump. Physiology. efferent. Machinery. a machine for separating different materials by centrifugal force; a centrifuge. a rotating, perforated drum holding the materials to be separated in such a machine. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples adjective acting, moving, […]

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    centrifuge (def 2). Historical Examples

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