stirrup pump

noun

Definition of stirrup pump

: a portable hand pump held in position by a foot bracket and used for throwing a jet or spray of liquid

First Known Use of stirrup pump

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Stirrup pump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stirrup%20pump. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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