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lubricant

/lu·bri·cant/ (loo´brĭ-kant) a substance applied as a surface film to reduce friction between moving parts.

lubricant

[lo̅o̅′brikənt]
Etymology: L, lubricans, making slippery
a fluid, ointment, or other agent capable of diminishing friction and making a surface slippery.

lubricant

Sexology
Any material (e.g., gel, jelly or lotion) designed to reduced friction, which is used to aid sexual intercourse or masturbation.

lubricant

Medtalk An oily or slippery substance to reduce friction Sexology An endogenous–eg, vaginal secretions, or exogenous–eg, K-Y jelly, substance that  facilitates coitus
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Automatic lubricators deliver the right lubricant, in the right quantity, to the right location.
In addition to the C-Power centralized multipoint lubricator, Timken also offers G-Power (gas-powered) and M-Power (motorized) single-point lubricators.
In the lubricator example, justification for this purchase included a reference to the routine savings of three hours of down-time to perform traditional bearing maintenance.
Various lubricator accessories, including connectors, brushes and no-return valves (for oil applications), and mounting and protecting devices can be specified.
An exchange lubricator can be used when the original lubrication runs out.
The air service (AS) system has a modular construction and is comprised of filters, pressure regulators, lubricators and accessory devices such as shut-off valves and distribution blocks.
Electromechanical lubricators can be remotely mounted up to 12 ft.
The primary application for this product is engine and engine driven equipment, including engines, compressor and lubricator oil systems.
In 1928, two established brass companies in Detroit - American Lubricator and Brass Co.
The standard practice of coupling filters, regulators, and lubricators (FRLs) into a single unit has recently changed due to the omission of a lubricator in many 'piggy-backed' units," notes the analyst of this research service.
Tenders are invited for the A2G02 Pressure Gauge,CBS Micro Valve,C845 Box 4 C49 NRV 5 C636 Valve 6 C650 Valve 7 C8001 Regulator 8 CSOO FRC 9 C8013 Lubricator 10 C9103 Elbow 11 C9105 Multi tee Connector 12 WAP061 Plug 13 WC1 Tube Cutter.
An optional aluminium storage box is available, including a 20m reeled air hose, an integrated air filter / lubricator and an air reduction valve.