vacuum coffeemaker

noun

Definition of vacuum coffeemaker

: a coffeemaker consisting of an upper bowl that holds ground coffee and a filtering device and is fitted by a tight seal into a lower bowl that holds water which on boiling rises into the upper bowl from which it is drawn through the coffee back into the lower bowl by the suction caused by the reduced pressure upon removal of the heat

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“Vacuum coffeemaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vacuum%20coffeemaker. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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