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.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word pump.
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.
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A 44-year-old Texas oil company worker died after being overcome by poisonous gas at a pump house, and his 37-year-old wife also was killed by the fumes when she went to check on him. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 28 Oct 2019 20:36:21 -0400.
The Spanish government said on Thursday it would pump hundreds of millions of euros into the country's tourism sector to help it deal with the fallout from travel giant Thomas Cook's bankruptcy.
The Local. Friday, 04 Oct 2019 09:15:00 +0200.
The claim that the Liberals' climate strategy will drive up the cost of driving is a cornerstone of the Conservatives' election message. How accurate are the Conservatives' claims?
CBC News. Friday, 27 Sep 2019 15:59:52 EDT.
Researchers have found that the ancient RND-type multidrug efflux pump AcrB from Haemophilus influenzae targets the same drugs as its more evolved counterpart from Escherichia coli, showing that multidrug resistance is an ancient trait. ...
Science Daily. Friday, 13 Sep 2019 08:07:27 EDT.
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