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a fluid, usually of low viscosity, as oil, used in a hydraulic system.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The bending pumps
through a motor, which generates electricity.
When a vehicle using the technology hits a small bump in the road,
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Ocean waves move the
, which spins the generator.
Instead, the engine pressurizes the nitrogen tank, which pushes
to drive the wheels.
to move the hip and knees at the same time, so that the hip swings through a step as one knee bends.
The energy storage system consists of two
Acting as a pump, the hydraulic drive is used to re-pressurize
by using the momentum of the vehicle.
, disconnect electrical and hydraulic lines, and remove existing power unit.
The contractor shall remove all
and oil spillage caused by the collection vehicles at the loading dock.
shall be replenished through control valves when required from a storage reservoir.
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