force pump

noun

Definition of force pump

: a pump with a solid piston for drawing and forcing through valves a liquid (such as water) to a considerable height above the pump or under a considerable pressure

First Known Use of force pump

1659, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of force pump was in 1659

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“Force pump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/force%20pump. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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