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expansion chamber

noun, Physics.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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Examples from the web for expansion chamber
  • There are two primary types of settling chambers: the expansion chamber and the multiple-tray chamber.
  • Constructed expansion chamber to prevent dust flow into room if pressure relief valve opens.
  • In-line operation is also possible when an expansion chamber is used downstream from the gate.
  • The system also includes two stainless steel accelerator discs, a plastic expansion chamber, and a regulation disc.
  • The two basic types are the simple expansion chamber and the multiple tray settling chamber.
  • The pressure drop across the valve, the upstream temperature, and the expansion chamber pressure govern the separation achieved.
  • It goes into an expansion chamber, and there's a two-stage particle beam separator.

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