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ejector


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ejector  \E*ject"or\,  n. 
  That  part  of  the  mechanism  of  a  breech-loading  firearm  which 
  ejects  the  empty  shell. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ejector  \E*ject"or\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  or  that  which  ejects  or  dispossesses. 
 
  2.  (Mech.)  A  jet  jump  for  lifting  water  or  withdrawing  air 
  from  a  space. 
 
  {Ejector  condenser}  (Steam  Engine),  a  condenser  in  which  the 
  vacuum  is  maintained  by  a  jet  pump. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ejector 
  n  :  a  mechanism  in  a  firearm  that  ejects  the  empty  shell  case 
  after  firing  [syn:  {cartridge  ejector}] 




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