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brake/valve job

Definition of brake/valve job

  1. :  repairs to a vehicle's brakes/valves <The car needs a brake/valve job.>



Word by Word Definitions

brakeplay
  1. : archaic past of break

  1. :  the common bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum)

  1. :  a toothed instrument or machine for separating out the fiber of flax or hemp by breaking up the woody parts

    :  a machine for bending, flanging, folding, and forming sheet metal

  1. :  rough or marshy land overgrown usually with one kind of plant

  1. :  a device for arresting or preventing the motion of a mechanism usually by means of friction

    :  something used to slow down or stop movement or activity

  1. :  to retard or stop by or as if by a brake

    :  to operate or manage a brake

    :  to apply the brake on a vehicle

valveplay
  1. :  a leaf of a folding or double door

    :  a bodily structure (as the mitral valve) that closes temporarily a passage or orifice or permits movement of fluid in one direction only

    :  any of numerous mechanical devices by which the flow of liquid, gas, or loose material in bulk may be started, stopped, or regulated by a movable part that opens, shuts, or partially obstructs one or more ports or passageways

  1. :  a piece of work

    :  a small miscellaneous piece of work undertaken on order at a stated rate

    :  the object or material on which work is being done

  1. :  to do odd or occasional pieces of work for hire

    :  to carry on public business for private gain

    :  to carry on the business of a middleman or wholesaler

  1. :  that is for hire for a given service or period

    :  used in, engaged in, or done as job work

    :  of or relating to a job or to employment


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