from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of siphon.
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- n. Alternative spelling of siphon.
- v. Alternative spelling of siphon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See syphon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See siphon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a tube running from the liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid through the tube
- v. convey, draw off, or empty by or as if by a siphon
- n. a tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled
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The well-known process of the syphon is the basis, but with this essential difference, that a large proportion of the water drawn up to the apex of the syphon is super-elevated to heights regulated by the fall obtained in the outlet leg.
This _dip_ is called a syphon, and in no way retards the natural flow of the water.
To "syphon" votes imples that they are being moved from one candidate to another.
'syphon' out of hotels is as haraam as the maulvi telling you that only and only your sect is the right sect.
Lot of 3 Playstation games coolboarders and syphon filt
AP A man tries to syphon gas from a car during a power outage Thursday, Sept. 8, in San Diego.
The pumped turned off the chemical mix in the tank started to back syphon. only a very little bit got into the river but the area was destroyed by the chemical and the farmer was fined $25,000.
Plus, we are being wasteful, letting a few large insurance companies syphon off way too much in profits.
If Palin can syphon off this religiouis element, the Republican party may be reborn.
But it was okay for George Soros and friends to syphon 100's of millions in to the Obama camp.