valve stem


noun

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Origin of valve stem

First recorded in 1830–40
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Example sentences from the Web for valve stem

  • At this period the valve-plunger and the valve-stem should separate and a certain amount of clearance obtain between them.

    Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag