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synonyms for relief valve

  • escape valve
  • means of escape
  • outlet
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How to use relief valve in a sentence

It was with a feeling of relief on both sides that the arrival of Mr. Haggard, of the Home Office, was announced.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Several suggestions for the relief of the country bank have come to their notice.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
But she kept the same tone, and its tender archness only gave a greater sweetness to his sense of relief.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
And now everybody turned out with a feeling of intense relief to witness the rejoicings on the village green.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
So with its completion, he wrapped it carefully, and sent it to a Chicago publisher, while he sighed with relief.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
It was not, however, through any of these artificial means that real relief was brought to the community.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
And the next day, to his great relief, Grandfather Mole found his sunshade in the same spot.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
The relief that I find is for your Majesty to be pleased to order strictly that the regulations made in regard to it be obeyed.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
His entire being now relaxed itself; and his physical system found relief in long, deep sighs.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A feed-pump forced water into the boilers; each had a safety-valve with a lever and weight.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
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WORDS RELATED TO RELIEF VALVE

  • escape valve
  • means of escape
  • outlet
  • relief valve
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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