plenum

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

ple·num

noun \ˈple-nəm, ˈplē-\

Definition of PLENUM

1
a :  a space or all space every part of which is full of matter
b :  an air-filled space in a structure; especially :  one that receives air from a blower for distribution (as in a ventilation system)
2
:  a general assembly of all members especially of a legislative body
3
:  the quality or state of being full

Origin of PLENUM

New Latin, from Latin, neuter of plenus
First Known Use: 1678

Other Mechanical Engineering Terms

centrifuge, differential, flange, lathe, linchpin, pinion, ratchet, traction

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