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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pump or other machine for reducing volume and increasing pressure of gases in order to condense the gases, drive pneumatically powered machinery, etc.

Usage examples (32)
  • But I'm not worried about the long term compressor issues.
  • Energy Saver Mode: Turns off the fan whenever the compressor is off.
  • Since his compressor is in the garage, I just step outside and blow that dust away.
  • A compressor is a fan that draws air into the engine. for more
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