Sentence Examples


  • He was lounging against the building, far away from the pumps, smoking a cigarette.
  • The water was rising so rapidly in the hold that with four pumps constantly going the crew could hardly keep it in check.
  • The heart c lying in the pericardium is seen in close proximity to the renal organ, and consists of a single auricle receiving blood from the gill, and of a single ventricle which pumps it through the body by an anterior and posterior aorta.
  • Sand-pumps and bailers are also required to remove detritus, water and oil from the bore-hole.
  • The pumps employed to force the oil through the pipes were at first of the single-cylinder or " donkey " type, but these were found to cause excessive wear - a defect remedied by the use of the Worthington pump now generally adopted.

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