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Princeton's WordNet

  1. centrifugal pump(noun)

    a pump that use centrifugal force to discharge fluid into a pipe


  1. Centrifugal pump

    Centrifugal pumps are a sub-class of dynamic axisymmetric work-absorbing turbomachinery. Centrifugal pumps are used to transport fluids by the conversion of rotational kinetic energy to the hydrodynamic energy of the fluid flow. The rotational energy typically comes from an engine or electric motor. In the typical case, the fluid enters the pump impeller along or near to the rotating axis and is accelerated by the impeller, flowing radially outward into a diffuser or volute chamber, from where it exits. Common uses include water, sewage, petroleum and petrochemical pumping. The reverse function of the centrifugal pump is a water turbine converting potential energy of water pressure into mechanical rotational energy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of centrifugal pump in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of centrifugal pump in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • Pompe centrifugeFrench
  • மையவிலக்கு விசையியக்கக் குழாய்Tamil

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