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Suction

Suc´tion
n.1.The act or process of sucking; the act of drawing, as fluids, by exhausting the air.
Suction chamber
the chamber of a pump into which the suction pipe delivers.
Suction pipe
the induction pipe, and induction valve, of a pump, respectively.
Suction pump
the common pump, in which the water is raised into the barrel by atmospheric pressure. See Illust. of Pump.
Noun1.suction - a force over an area produced by a pressure difference
2.suction - the act of sucking
Synonyms: suck, sucking
Verb1.suction - remove or draw away by the force of suction; "the doctors had to suction the water from the patient's lungs"
2.suction - empty or clean (a body cavity) by the force of suction; "suction the uterus in an abortion"
aspiration, bleeding, bloodletting, broaching, cupping, drafting, drag, drainage, draining, drawing, emptying, favor, inhalation, inhalement, inside track, inspiration, interest, milking, phlebotomy, pipetting, pull, pumping, siphoning, sniff, sniffle, snuff, snuffle, special favor, suck, sucking, tapping, venesection
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Suction chamber
suction curettage
Suction pipe
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Suctoria
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