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Origin of gasket
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Example sentences from the Web for gasket
A critical component of the rocket booster was the O-ring, a rubber gasket that served to contain burning fuel.Allan McDonald, engineer and whistleblower in the Challenger disaster, dies at 83|Emily Langer|March 11, 2021|Washington Post
Soon after that his clash with Ben Affleck, who nearly blew a gasket, sparked a national debate over Islam.
If an enrollee encounters an unexpected expense of replacing a head gasket or something like that, he might skip a payment.
A thin rubber gasket should be placed between the cover and the casing to provide a water-tight joint.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
Peaks, on the main topmast-stay, caught Howe in the very act of passing the gasket through the bight of the buntline.Down the Rhine|Oliver Optic
Gasket lay, his head bowed over on the table and an arm flung forward.Port O' Gold|Louis John Stellman
This may be caused by leakage past the rotary valve, defective body gasket, or leakage by the feed valve or its case gasket.The Traveling Engineers' Association|Anonymous
The waterproof gasket stripped off easily, exposing the power leads, nerve wires and the weakened knee joint.The Velvet Glove|Harry Harrison
British Dictionary definitions for gasket
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Idioms and Phrases with gasket
see under blow a fuse.