Bramah-press

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Bramah-press brä′ma-pres a hydraulic press invented by Joseph Bramah of London (1748-1814), inventor also of the Bramah-lock, &c.
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Usage

In literature:

Bramah's press illustrates how the theories of one age often lie dormant, but if true become the practices of a succeeding age.
"Inventions in the Century" by William Henry Doolittle
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