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Subject: Biology
Afrikaans: osmose
Xhosa: i-osmosisi
Subject: Propagation
Afrikaans: entjie
Xhosa: isiqu esizokufakelelwa
Subject: Viticulture
English - impompo emaqhubu ajikelezayo
English: rotary lobe pump
noun
Subject: Winemaking
a type of positive displacement pump in which the liquid move between two intermeshed, counter-rotating, gear-like rotors in an ovoid pump chamber. The lobes of the rotor ensure continuous sealing. Typically the lobes are equilateral trefoils, but bi-lobed, winged bi-lobe and helical lobe designs are available.
Afrikaans: draailobpomp
selfstandige naamwoord
Onderwerp: Wynbereiding
'n tipe van positiewe verplasingspomp waar die vloeistof tussen die rotor(lob)tande en die pompkamer beweeg. Die rotortande skep deurlopende verseëling. Sulke pompe kan bi-, tri- of multilobbig wees.