Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The chamber in which a pump-valve or a steam-valve operates. See cuts under rook-drill, slide-valve, and steam-hammer.

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Examples

  • He sniffed and made a wry face, then he ran his thin finger into the valve-chamber.

    The Landloper

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