Triger process

noun
Tri·​ger process | \ trēˈzhā- \

Definition of Triger process

: a method of sinking through water-bearing ground in which a shaft is lined with tubbing and provided with an air lock so that work proceeds under air pressure

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History and Etymology for Triger process

after M. Triger, 19th century French engineer

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“Triger process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Triger%20process. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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