indicator-cock love

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A threeway cock so arranged that any steam left in the pipe after making a diagram (indicatorcard) will be exhausted into the atmosphere when the valve is turned to cut off steam from the end of the cylinder.

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