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air pump

a device for pumping air in or out of something

air pump

[′er ‚pəmp]
(mechanical engineering)
A device for removing air from an enclosed space or for adding air to an enclosed space.

Air Pump

[′er ‚pəmp]
(astronomy)

air pump

A pump used to exhaust or to compress air, or force it through another apparatus. Also see air compressor.
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Dear Lord, this is an air pump, but there was no way I was going to lose.
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Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Air Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-30
Cycloid's answer to this dilemma is an air pump that monitors and maintains tire pressure.
The Company has designed and built an air pump for fuel cell applications as well as an air pump for the lumbar seats in automobiles.
OTC BB: RGUS) wish to announce that successful test results have been completed by American Components, a division of EPI, on the Rand Cam Air Pump.
Production of emission-control air pumps and oil pumps will remain in Sallisaw, Oklahoma; and the manufacturing of induction modules, throttle bodies, stepper motors and solenoids will continue in Water Valley, Mississippi.
AN EXPERIMENT ON A BIRD IN THE AIR PUMP - what a name and what a band.