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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled;

Usage examples (38)
  • siphon gas into the tank
  • The soda siphon is one of the standard Argentinian things to have around the house.
  • The car had no gas tank, and Ricardo had rigged a plastic siphon from a smaller tank under the dashboard.
  • Dr Stephen Hughes said he had discovered last year that the dictionary's definition of the word siphon, and most other dictionaries ', was incorrect. for more
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