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a valve admitting or discharging a liquid to or from a tank and regulated by a float on the surface of the liquid within the tank to maintain a nearly constant height of liquid.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Evaporator compartment is equipped with evaporator, water pump,
and water level sensor probe.
with the ball at the bottom of the cage and the vent line open.
Evaporator compartment is equipped with evaporator, water pump
and sensor probe.
Recirculation of the effluent can also be achieved using a ball
that is installed in the recirculation tank.
stands shall be large enough to provide accessibility for maintenance and to dampen surge.
Under pressure is complied with if one
is used or if pressure is held otherwise.
Controllers may be as simple as a
, which reduces the flow of liquid to a tank as it approaches the desired level.
As the farmer's demand increases, the
is activated to increase the flow to the farmer.
is used where the recirculation tank is designed to remain full.
For bighorn sheep, piping extends from the storage tank to a drinking trough, which has a
to regulate the flow.
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