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air horn

[′er ‚hȯrn]
(mechanical engineering)
In an automotive engine, the upper portion of the carburetor barrel through which entering air passes in quantities controlled by the choke plate and the throttle plate.
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Second, to the two people who brought air horns to that graduation and blasted them every time the rest of the people were clapping, are you clueless?
A microphone will be mounted outside to record the locomotive's air horn.
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an American air horn and air suspension distribution company, to provide all-in-one horn kits for Tint World customers.
After a mass warm-up, an extraordinary family who have been touched by cancer sounded an air horn to start the womenonly run.
Fire chiefs said she had found a bedroom engulfed in flames but managed to get out before the heat caused a pressurised air horn canister to explode.
But the sounds of an air horn and whistling helped save the family, who went missing overnight Thursday.
At around 2pm on Monday, one resident will sound an air horn to signal the excavator operator to extend the boom to the top of the building, followed by removal of the first sections of concrete from the roof level.
It includes car wing mirror covers, car nose, silicone supporters wrist band, inflatable football, footballshaped air horn, drinks holders, plastic tubes and a HUGE flag (140x84cm).
Another Onteca project is Air Horn Piano, an iPad game where people can play air horns using an onscreen piano keyboard.
19 incident in which he allegedly blew an air horn on his bicycle and cursed at an off-duty police officer.
If your scoreboard goes blank during a basketball game, you go running for the flip scorecards, whistle or air horn and stopwatch so that you can finish the game.