Windbore

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Windbore The lower, or bottom, pipe in a lift of pumps in a mine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n windbore The extremity of the suction-pipe of a pump, usually covered with a perforated plate to prevent the intrusion of foreign substances.
    • n windbore In mining, same as snore-piece.
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