replenisher


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replenisher

[ri′plen·ish·ər]
(ordnance)
A cylinder containing recoil oil and a spring-actuated piston, which allows for expansion of oil in the recoil system which has become heated during firing of the weapon; it also returns oil to the recoil system after firing, when the temperature (and volume) of the oil is down.
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Disconnect the hose from the plug on the top right side of the replenisher reservoir.
After Jonathan-Leigh, I wouldn't eat, because I didn't have time, but then I started working nights as a stock replenisher, stacking shelves at Asda, and all I was eating was chocolate bars for a quick energy boost.
Following the worker's verbal confirmation, the system flags a replenisher to rectify the situation.
In the latest design the autoloader's eight-round carousel magazine feeds shells into the breech and a ten-round replenisher mounted in the rear of the Stryker's hull refills the magazine.
Mum-of-one Joelle, a produce replenisher at Sainsbury's in Canley, said: "It is absolutely ridiculous and a complete farce.
That lyric, shamanic impulse can be heard again in "Jersey Rain," the title poem from Pinsky's most recent book, which ends, "Original milk, replenisher of grief, / descending destroyer, arrowed source of passion / silver and black, executioner, source of life." In moments like this, both ornamental and emotional, Pinsky has made himself a true anomaly: a modern poet of sacramental oratory.
In the normal processing environment, bromide ions and replenisher are added to the developer as each film is processed.
Elixir's Depth Recharger is a berry flavored tonic that is a replenisher for those feeling depleted.
Blend some into a fruit-and-soy-yogurt smoothie for a post-workout replenisher.
Replenisher, added when the titration points fall below a certain number, replaces components such as activators, inhibitors, and detergents depleted during the stripping process.
This was a replenisher. I don't know whether I'll go under 10 seconds again before the World Championships but I'll be more than happy to do it there."
Uniquely packaged in a 10-ounce bottle with an exclusive swirl design and great label graphics, Whipper Snapple can be enjoyed as a snack, energy replenisher and even a meal replacement.