pushrod
noun Date: 1908 a rod actuated by a cam to open or close a valve of an internal combustion engine

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  • pushrod — noun A rod in a piston engine that actuates rocker arms above the cylinder head …   Wiktionary

  • pushrod — noun a rod operated by cams that opens and closes the valves in an internal combustion engine …   English new terms dictionary

  • pushrod — /ˈpʊʃrɒd/ (say pooshrod) noun a rod which operates a rocker from a tappet of an internal combustion engine when the camshaft is in the crankcase …   Australian English dictionary

  • pushrod — See push rod …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pushrod — n. a rod operated by cams, that opens and closes the valves in an internal combustion engine …   Useful english dictionary

  • pushrod measuring tool — A tool which measures the length of pushrod needed in an engine; a pushrod of proper length is vital to keep the rocker in the center of the valve, minimize the risk of breakage and extend the valve guide life …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pushrod engine — See push rod engine …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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