Definition of Lift pump
1. Noun. Pump used to lift rather than force a liquid up.
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Literary usage of Lift pump
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1. Industrial Arts Index by H.W. Wilson Company (1914)
"... diag Power 38:8-10 Jl 1 '13 Air lift Investigation of the air lift pump. Met & Chem Eng 11:129 Mr 48 Sec also Compressed air Air maps. ..."
2. The Mechanical Engineer's Pocket-book: A Reference Book of Rules, Tables by William Kent (1902)
"The air-lift pump consists of a vertical water-pipe with its lower end submerged in a ... A paper describing tests of the air-lift pump made by Randall. ..."
3. Hydraulics and Its Applications by Arnold Hartley Gibson (1919)
"THE Aiu lift pump. Among other devices for pumping liquids against a large head, that known as the air lift pump is worthy of notice. ..."
4. The Mechanical Engineer's Pocket-book: A Reference-book of Rules, Tables by William Kent (1898)
"The air-lift pump consists of a vertical wt with its lower end submerged in a well, and a smaller pipe delive Into it at the bottom. ..."
5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"Buckel and Plunger Pumps consist of a lift pump bucket combined with a plunger of half its area. ..."
6. Hydraulics and Its Applications by Arnold Hartley Gibson (1908)
"Among other devices for pumping liquids against a large head that known as the air lift pump is worthy of notice. Invented probably by Carl ..."
7. Compressed Air: Theory and Computations by Elmo Golightly Harris (1917)
"The air-lift pump was introduced in a practical way about 1891, ... Altogether the discovery of the air-lift pump served to show that at that late date all ..."