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float bowl


noun

Automotive. the bowl-shaped section of a carburetor in which a reserve of fuel is maintained, the fuel level being regulated by a float.

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Nearby words

flittermouse, flitty, flivver, flo, float, float bowl, float bridge, float chamber, float glass, float off, float switch
Also called float chamber.
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British Dictionary definitions for float chamber

float chamber


noun

a chamber in a carburettor in which a floating valve controls the entry and level of petrol
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