deadweight safety valve

noun

Definition of deadweight safety valve

: a safety valve in which the pressure is caused by a weight acting directly on the valve

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“Deadweight safety valve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deadweight%20safety%20valve. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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