from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A portable force-pump; a garden-pump. Also
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A machine for throwing water by hand power, as a garden engine, a fire extinguisher, etc.
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- noun A hand-powered
machinefor spraying water.
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See hydro- and catapult. Originally a trade name.
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