gas compressor


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gas compressor

[′gas kəm‚pres·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine that increases the pressure of a gas or vapor by increasing the gas density and delivering the fluid against the connected system resistance.
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According to Frost & Sullivan, a further rise in the number of gas compressor stations risks market expansion.
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