bilge pump

noun Nautical.
a pump for removing water from a bilge.

1865–70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
Its flotation was entirely dependent on whether the bilge pump could keep up
  with the leakage.
The vessel's bilge pump did not work and the vessel filled with water and
The hull bilge pump overboard discharge lines shall be looped with the loop
  extending as high as possible under the hull deck.
Check the bilge pump, and make sure both the automatic and manual operation
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