Safety-valve sentence example

safety-valve
  • Meanwhile the reactionaries of Vienna were goading the Magyar Liberals into revolt, and Arany found a safety-valve for his growing indignation by composing a satirical poem in hexameters, entitled "The Lost Constitution."
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  • To prevent this a safety valve should be fitted on the top of the boiler, or be connected thereto with a large pipe so as to be visible.
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  • After a few months of life it was blown up, its attendant, annoyed by the sound of the escaping steam, having fastened down the safety-valve.
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  • In its more complete form a still has in addition the following fittings: - The dome is provided with openings to admit (I) the axis of the stirring gear (in some stills the stirring gear rotates on a horizontal axis which traverses the side and not the head of the still), (2) the inlet and outlet tubes of a closed steam coil, (3) a tube reaching to nearly the bottom of the still to carry live steam, (4) a tube to carry a thermometer, (5) one or more manholes for charging purposes, (6) sight-holes through which the operation can be watched, and (7) a safety valve.
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  • 14 of the constitution also contained a safety valve which enabled the Government to carry on current business for a time without the cooperation of the Parliament.
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  • A small safety-valve placed in the steam pipe had been adjusted so as to blow off slightly at 310 lb and with a strong blast at 320 lb.
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  • The girls ' explosions of impatience with official pomposity may have been a safety valve for his own.
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  • They offer a safety valve and a source of information about a whole range of parenting issues.
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  • If we shut that safety valve off our arguments will go elsewhere and probably result in violence.
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  • Successive wins over Conwy and Flint set the scene for the Friday night showdown with a point needed to open the safety valve.
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  • Water cooled pump for obtaining 9 bar group pressure, boiler safety valve features anti-flood device that drains to the waste out.
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  • successive wins over Conwy and Flint set the scene for the Friday night showdown with a point needed to open the safety valve.
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  • was less calculated to promote the success of a benevolent despotism than the contemptuous scepticism of Frederick the Great, and a central parliament would have proved a safety valve for jarring passions which the mistaken efforts of the king to suppress, by means of royal decrees and military coercion, only served to embitter.
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  • Any kind of experimentation from any part of the political compass would be extremely risky without the safety valve of a flexible exchange rate.
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  • Recruitment of migrant workers has thus been acting as a safety valve against excessive wage pressure in the jobs market.
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  • The refitted safety valve casting has had the rear valve refitted minus the spring.
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  • The dome and safety valve cover were Gibson parts designed for his GWR 517 class kit.
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  • An attempt was made to check the safety valve pressure by blanking the unloader off, resulting in the unloader giving up completely !
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  • Otherwise, the break-up may be more gradual, occasioned by virtue of the ' safety valve ' of the treaty ratification process.
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  • mainly agricultural, and in parts purely feudal, was changed into one of vast industries and of great concentrations of population; and for the ferment created by this change there was no such safety-valve in the representative system as had existed in England since the Reform Bill.
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  • The signal being given to let go, the machine darted forward at a terrific pace, and the safety-valve ceased to blow.
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