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pneumatic pile

noun, Building Trades.
1.
a hollow pile, used under water, in which a vacuum is induced so that air and water pressure force it into place.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • Heavy driving equipment such as a drop hammer, pneumatic pile driver, or steam pile driver are also used.

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