Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The solid piston of a force pump; the instrument by which water is forced in a pump.
  • n. A small hand pump for sinking pits, draining cellars, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, forces or drives.
  • n.
  • n. The solid piston of a force pump; the instrument by which water is forced in a pump.
  • n. A small hand pump for sinking pits, draining cellars, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which forces, drives, compels, or constrains.
  • n. Specifically— In mech., a solid piston applied to a pump for the purpose of producing a constant stream, or of raising water to a greater height than it can be raised by the pressure of the atmosphere. See pump.
  • n. In Cornish mining, a small pump worked by hand, used in sinking small simples or pits.
  • n. A chest; a coffer.

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Examples

  • In the mean time, the only statistical link between A and GW as a forcer has been the HS.

    WSJ: House Energy report on the "mutual admiration society" « Climate Audit

  • In that tradition, then, I have for your entertainment today a fake Paypal brute forcer, which is actually nothing more than a fake front-end, designed to be bound to the real payload which will hijack the wannabe Paypal cracker.

    SpywareGuide Greynets Blog

  • Of course "we Were Soldiers" I was absolutelyamazed at Col Hal Moores insight and natural intuition that he used to keep so many men alive against a much larger forcer.

    Currently I am rereading "With the old breed at Peleleu and Okinawa".

  • It is a short term "climate forcer" which means that we could make an instant impact on global warming -- this is crucial, the arctic is a key 'tipping point' for global warming.

    James Thornton: The New Face of an Old Enemy

  • "Otherwise, martyrdom operations will continue with a stronger forcer."

    State media: Suicide bombers kill at least 39 in Iran

  • Another 3397 requests more discussion of solar activity as a climate forcer.

    Archive 2010-04-01

  • Each of the pilotless jets carried an amazing mechanism called the landing forcer, an invention of Tom's.

    I, TOO, DREAM....

  • As he completed his turn for the new approach angle, the powerful landing forcer caught the plane in its electronic grip and rolled it violently away.

    I, TOO, DREAM....

  • Dénaturant la notion de services essentiels, l'Action démocratique du Québec veut forcer le maintien, en cas de grève, d'au moins 80 % du service des transports en commun en tout temps.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • D'hab 'quand il boude un truc j'attends et il finit par le manger mais la menthe non ... je crois qu'il n'aime vraiment pas ca du tout alors je ne vais pas le forcer.

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

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