In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(on hose) boca feminine(on oil can) pico masculine(on oil can) pitorro masculine Spain(on syringe) cánula feminine(on blowtorch) boquilla feminine(on rocket, jet engine) tobera feminine
- Design for winter operation must include self-draining pipes and winter nozzles if sprinkler irrigation is used.
- A variation of this uses a stream of gas or liquid in the rocket nozzle to divert the exhaust flow.
- The opening and closing of the fuel injector nozzles is controlled by a solenoid valve.
- Its accessories include the necessary hoses, wands, nozzles, hydrant adapters and an injector.
- The soft batter is piped through a star nozzle into hot oil.
- Major oil companies have recently agreed to standardise the colour of their nozzles and hoses for unleaded and diesel pumps to reduce customer confusion.
- Other ideas range from advanced cabin cameras to hidden nozzles that could pump sleeping gas into the fuselage.
- Most current agricultural sprayers use hydraulic nozzles to meter and atomize the liquid into drops.
- An inert gas then propels the liquid through an ultrasonic nozzle that atomizes it.
- Hoses would need trigger nozzles, and washing the car on the pavement would be banned, along with using a hose to wash down paths and driveways.
- I can feel the eyes on my back as I grab the hose and insert the nozzle into my car.
- Water with a sprinkler set to a fine spray or a garden hose with a mist nozzle.
- Movement was controlled by downward-pointing nozzles which could be directed by the pilot.
- Set your hose nozzle to a fine mist so the water can soak in without causing erosion or disturbing the seeds.
- When the liquid flows through the nozzle, the propellant rapidly expands into gas.
- The chocolate dipped shortbread should have been piped with a fluted nozzle.
- The rain continued to sprinkle lightly on them as though from the nozzle of a shower hose.
- Complete filling the tank with water, then flush the cleaning solution through the boom, hoses, and nozzles.
- The solution is delivered to the nozzles via a separate hose line which runs along the boom span using it as a support mechanism to mount each nozzle.
- To increase performance, some low pressure spray nozzles are mounted on drop tubes below the pivot pipeline.
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