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Subject: Machinery
Afrikaans: sleepwa
Xhosa: isikhoji, inqwelo erhuqwayo
Subject: Viticulture, Winemaking
Afrikaans: yster
Xhosa: intsimbi
Subject: Chemistry, Winemaking
Subject: Equipment
Subject: Wine tasting, Viticulture
Afrikaans: ryp (2)
Xhosa: ivuthiwe
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.
Xhosa: impompo emaqhubu ajikelezayo