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volumetric displacement

noun
1.
the volume of air per revolution that passes through a mechanical pump when the pressure at the intake and the exhaust is the same as that of the atmosphere Also called swept volume
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  • The meter is a volumetric displacement one and is regulated by observing the number of pulsations per minute.

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