Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

chain pump

See more synonyms for chain pump on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a pump consisting of buckets, plates, or the like, rising upon a chain within a cylinder for raising liquids entering the cylinder at the bottom.
Show More

Origin of chain pump

First recorded in 1610–20
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for chain pump

Historical Examples