Rotary pump
Rotary Ro"ta*ry, a. [L. rota a wheel. See {Roll}, v., and cf. {barouche}, {Rodomontade}, {Rou['e]}, {Round}, a., {Rowel}.] Turning, as a wheel on its axis; pertaining to, or resembling, the motion of a wheel on its axis; rotatory; as, rotary motion. [1913 Webster]

{Rotary engine}, steam engine in which the continuous rotation of the shaft is produced by the direct action of the steam upon rotating devices which serve as pistons, instead of being derived from a reciprocating motion, as in the ordinary engine; a steam turbine; -- called also {rotatory engine}.

{Rotary pump}, a pump in which the fluid is impelled by rotating devices which take the place of reciprocating buckets or pistons.

{Rotary shears}, shears, as for cloth, metal, etc., in which revolving sharp-edged or sharp-cornered wheels do the cutting.

{Rotary valve}, a valve acting by continuous or partial rotation, as in the four-way cock. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • rotary pump — rotacinis siurblys statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. rotary pump vok. Rotationspumpe, f rus. вращательный насос, m; ротационный насос, m pranc. pompe rotative, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • rotary pump — sukusis siurblys statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. rotary pump vok. Rotationspumpe, f rus. вращательный насос, m; ротационный насос, m pranc. pompe à rotation, f; pompe rotative, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • rotary pump — rotacinis siurblys statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Siurblys, turintis darbinių mechanizmų, judančių sukamuoju arba sukamuoju ir slankiojamuoju judesiu. Rotoriaus sukimosi greitis 3000 min⁻¹ ir daugiau. Šie siurbliai naudojami klampiems… …   Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

  • rotary pump — A pump with rotating members. See rotary type pump …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • rotary pump — noun : a valveless pump in which the fluid is positively pushed by meshing vanes on parallel revolving shafts and meshing screws into the discharge pipe * * * a pump for transferring water or other fluids by the rotating action of its component… …   Useful english dictionary

  • rotary pump — a pump for transferring water or other fluids by the rotating action of its component parts, as by the meshing of vanes or screws. * * * …   Universalium

  • rotary pump — Смотри роторный насос …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • semi-rotary pump — sparninis siurblys statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Siurblys, turintis slankiojamąjį ir sukamąjį darbinį mechanizmą, naudojamas švariems skysčiams pumpuoti. Įsiurbimo vožtuvai įmontuoti siurblio korpuse nejudamai, išmetimo vožtuvai… …   Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

  • Rotary — Ro ta*ry, a. [L. rota a wheel. See {Roll}, v., and cf. {barouche}, {Rodomontade}, {Rou[ e]}, {Round}, a., {Rowel}.] Turning, as a wheel on its axis; pertaining to, or resembling, the motion of a wheel on its axis; rotatory; as, rotary motion.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rotary engine — Rotary Ro ta*ry, a. [L. rota a wheel. See {Roll}, v., and cf. {barouche}, {Rodomontade}, {Rou[ e]}, {Round}, a., {Rowel}.] Turning, as a wheel on its axis; pertaining to, or resembling, the motion of a wheel on its axis; rotatory; as, rotary… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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