live steam

noun

: steam direct from a boiler and under full pressure

Word History

First Known Use

1858, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of live steam was in 1858

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“Live steam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/live%20steam. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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