pressure-wash

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v pressure-wash wash before painting to remove old paint and mildew "pressure-wash the house"
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Usage

In literature:

When the pressure was greatest, it was impossible to undress the men and get them washed properly before bringing them into the operating-ward.
"The New Book Of Martyrs" by Georges Duhamel
The pressure absorbed by the condenso purifier is from ten to twelve millimeters per washing-diaphragm.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 363, December 16, 1882" by Various
Before the filter is taken apart, the residuum may be exhausted by washing it either with water or steam, or by pressure.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 447, July 26, 1884" by Various
Great hoses, under tremendous pressure, are tearing at hills and washing them down.
"The Pirate of Panama" by William MacLeod Raine
B. lye for lower steam pressure, and two washings given to extract the glycerine.
"Soap-Making Manual" by E. G. Thomssen
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In news:

For years marinas in north carolina have failed to meet EPA regulations on pressure washing runoff.
Pressure washers, power washers, drain jetters, deck sealers and power washing supplies in Maryland.
When the foam surface is broken or disrupted by pressure-washing, manure agitation or pumping, the importance of good air exchange is magnified.
HMI devices withstand high-pressure wash down.
Wash-off adhesive Novamelt Wehr Germany Novamelt presents with Novarad RC 24110, a UV-curable pressure sensitive hotmelt adhesive that is suitable for wash-off no label look labels.
An easy-to-make, affordable pressure-wash "magic wand" can cure this.
Business Index Pressure Washing Crystal Clean Power Washing LLC.
Manufacturer recommendations for surface preparation range from high-pressure power washing to very specific surface profile requirements.
Chris' Pressure Wash. 263 Wilson Rd Blackwood, NJ 08012.
The Whirlpool Resource Saver Wash System Dishwasher features enhanced wash performance as a result of increased water pressure and a three-stage filtration system.
Pressure-washing the concrete walkway to prepare for resurfacing .
Affordable Lawn Service , our goal is to provide you with the best lawn services , pressure washing, and tree trimming.
Users can select from a variety of cleaning cycles by part number, including high-pressure spray wash.
Highly durable, corrosion-resistant sensors designed for reliable, long-life performance in high-temperature, high-pressure wash downs.
Reid Stowe said the first thing he hoped to do after getting ashore was take everything off his boat and pressure wash the interior.
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In science:

These effects are clearly seen in Figure 5 except that, notably, the pressure forces in the adiabatic case are sufficient to almost completely wash out the innermost density ripples, out to R ∼< 2, 000Rs , by t = 210 days.
Hydrodynamical Response of a Circumbinary Gas Disk to Black Hole Recoil and Mass Loss
During radiation domination most gravity comes from photons, they are the major source of gravitational potential so as pressure redistributes the photons, gravitational potentials get washed away.
Geometrical constraints on dark energy models
Partially free motion (viscosity in hydrodynamic language) tends to wash out the pressure-driven asymmetries.
Collective flow and QCD phase transition
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