piston rod definition

  • noun:
    • A connecting pole that transmits power to or is run on a piston.
    • a rod or club in an engine that connects a piston to a crosshead
    • a rod wherein a piston is relocated, or through which it communicates motion.
    • See piston, 1.
    • The stuffing-box of a piston.
    • connecting pole that moves or perhaps is relocated by a piston

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