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1. An iron or steel bar that is usually bent and has a wedge-shaped working end; used as a lever and for prying. 2. A device or action that in effect places a high overload on the actuating element of a circuit breaker or other protective device, thus triggering it.

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RESTRICTOR

A device for producing a deliberate pressure drop or resistance in a line by reducing the cross-sectional flow area.

SAFETY CONTROL

Device to stop unit, equipment or system if unsafe pressure and/or temperatures and/or dangerous conditions are reached.

AIR COOLER

A factory-encased assembly of elements whereby the temperature of air passing through the device is reduced.

DIELECTRIC STRENGTH

A measure of the ability of an insulating material to withstand electric stress (voltage) without failure. Fluids with high dielectric strength (usually expressed in volts or kilovolts) are good electrical insulators. (ASTM Designation D 877.)

FILTER ELEMENT

The porous device that performs the actual process of filtration. Also known as Cartridge

COMPRESSOR

A device which converts mechanical force and motion into pneumatic flow power.

CARBON RESIDUE

Coked material remaining after an oil has been exposed to high temperatures under controlled conditions.

ALIVE

A term referring to a circuit in which a current is flowing. Also referred to as live.

REFRIGERATOR

A device to transfer heat from a low temperature to a high temperature medium.

REFRIGERATOR

A device to transfer heat from a low temperature to a high temperature medium.
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