The word pump is a noun. Pump means (1) a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction, (2) a low-cut shoe without fastenings, (3) the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions pump blood through the body.
Pump is also a verb that means (1) question persistently, (2) deliver forth, (3) operate like a pump; move up and down, like a handle or a pedal, (4) raise (gases oor fluids) with a pump, (5) move up and down, (6) draw or pour with a pump, (7) flow intermittently, (8) supply in great quantities.
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A bicycle pump is a cycling accessory that is used to fill bicycle tire tubes with air. The floor-fit pump, the frame-fit pump, and the mini pump are three common bicycle pump styles.
The right bicycle accessories are a must for a safe and enjoyable cycling experience. Bicycle accessories include helmets, water bottles and cages, a spare tube, a tire pump, tire levers, and more.
The following articles provide recent pump-related news.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A spokesman for Washington, D.C, Fire and Emergency Medical Services says one person has been found dead next to a burning pump at an area gas station. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 04:24:52 -0400.
A limited fire that had broken out at a pump at Kuwait's Burgan oilfield has been brought under control, Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) said early on Thursday.
Reuters. Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 22:40:17 -0400.
Maine lawmakers might try to pump some life into the state's troubled wild blueberry industry by overhauling the commission that promotes the state's most important fruit crop
ABC News. Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 18:09:58 -0400.
Malaysia announced yesterday that it would provide RM6.23 billion (S$2.1 billion) in financial aid for state-owned national land development agency Felda, as part of measures to revive the debt-ridden organisation.
Straits Times. Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Scientists have discovered a new mechanism of gene transcription in tumor cells. Their study identifies novel strategies to develop innovative anti-cancer drugs.
Science Daily. Monday, 01 Apr 2019 11:59:03 EDT.
The floods have damaged railroad tracks that transport ethanol from the Midwest to refineries throughout the country, threatening a supply crunch.
Madeleine Rivera. Fox News. Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 19:40:27 GMT.
Laura Dunion is one of the first NHS patients to get a new insulin pump that uses artificial intelligence to monitor her blood, so that her sugars stay within normal range.
BBC News. Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 00:24:09 GMT.
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