garbutt rod

noun gar·butt rod \ˈgärbət-\
variants: less commonly

garbet rod

\ˈgärbət-\

Definition of garbutt rod

  1. :  the rod attached to the cage of a standing valve of an oil-well pump in such a way that the standing valve is lifted out of the well when the plunger is withdrawn

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Origin and Etymology of garbutt rod

perhaps from the name Garbet


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