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discharge tube

[′dis‚chärj ‚tüb]
(electronics)
An evacuated enclosure containing a gas at low pressure, through which current can flow when sufficient voltage is applied between metal electrodes in the tube. Also known as electric-discharge tube.
(mechanical engineering)
A tube through which steam and water are released into a boiler drum.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Your old discharge tube probably won't be the right length for your new disposal.
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Copper metal was used as a cathode rod in the discharge tube which was filled with mixture of C[O.sub.2], [N.sub.2] and He gases.
Making this announcement on Friday, the company said that the new 600-inch screen replaced the previous electric discharge tube screen installed 10 years ago.
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Once the fungus's life cycle is complete; each sac-like structure produces a pinhead-size discharge tube, This tube pokes through the tadpole's skin, releasing tens to hundreds of zoospores into the water.