- compression syndrome,
- compression wave,
- compression-ignition engine,
Origin of compressor
Examples from the Web for compressor
So we got a compressor and we would literally pump air into each of the four cameras so we could blow water off the lenses.‘Noah’ is a Global Warming Epic About the Battle Between Religion and Science, Says Cinematographer|Marlow Stern|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What are some of the common causes for the compressor stopping?
When steam is first turned on, what must it pass through before entering the compressor?
The compressor plant was ample, except, as before described, when passing the gravel section at Weehawken.
The apparatus acts thus at the same time as aspirator and compressor.
The limitation to the speed of a compressor is also an important objection.
1839, from Latin compressor, agent noun from comprimere (see compress (v.)). As a type of surgical instrument, from 1870. As short for air compressor, from 1874.