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displacer

[dis-pley-ser] /dɪsˈpleɪ sər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that displaces.
2.
plum1 (def 10).
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; displace + -er1
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  • The displacer motion is affected by a gas spring action between the power piston and the displacer rod.
  • displacer and piston have reached bottom dead center together.

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