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valve stem

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noun
  1. stem1(def 14).

Origin of valve stem

First recorded in 1830–40
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Historical Examples

  • At this period the valve-plunger and the valve-stem should separate and a certain amount of clearance obtain between them.

    Aviation Engines

    Victor Wilfred Pag