Definition of Exhaust valve

1. Noun. A valve through which burned gases from a cylinder escape into the exhaust manifold.

Group relationships: Exhaust, Exhaust System
Generic synonyms: Valve

Definition of Exhaust valve

1. Noun. (''in an internal combustion engine'') a valve through which the products of combustion escape from the cylinder to the manifold ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exhaust Valve

exhaust fan
exhaust fumes
exhaust hood
exhaust manifold
exhaust pipe
exhaust pipes
exhaust purifier
exhaust system
exhaust valve (current term)
exhaustion atrophy
exhaustion psychosis

Literary usage of Exhaust valve

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings by Natural Gas Association of America, Modern Language Association of America (1921)
"This tool is used to re-bore fit-in exhaust valve casing, which is often necessary, when seat becomes corroded, and out of round, which makes it impossible ..."

2. Dyke's Automobile and Gasoline Engine Encyclopedia by Andrew Lee Dyke (1920)
"Then at thiĀ« point the exhaust valve of No. 1 cylinder should just close. This is sufficient as all other valves will be timed to open and close at the ..."

3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1887)
"E is a conic;il exhaust- valve, seating upward against the bottom of the piston, G. F is the steam- ? the exhaust-valve, E;*such an amount of motion being ..."

4. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1902)
"If auxiliary air leaks into the brake cylinder, the tendency will he to release the brake. A leaky exhaust valve will generally cause a blow at the exhaust ..."

5. Valves and Valve Gears by Franklin De Ronde Furman (1915)
"Auxiliary exhaust valve at Bottom of Cylinder in Four-Stroke Engines 595. The placing of an auxiliary exhaust valve at the bottom of the cylinder is ..."

6. Self-propelled Vehicles: A Practical Treatise on the Theory, Construction by James Edward Homans (1908)
"... exhaust valve spring : 80, exhaust valve spring retainer; 31, exhaust valve spring retainer key; 32, exhaust valve push ro<l; 83, exhaust valve push rod ..."

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