noun. ['ˈsaɪfən'] a tube running from the liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid through the tube.
Rhymes with Syphon
Sentences with syphon
1. Noun, singular or mass
The water is then pushed out through the other syphon.
Pump all the remaining oil out of the tank with a syphon pump.
noun. ['ˈsaɪfən'] a tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled.
verb. ['ˈsaɪfən'] convey, draw off, or empty by or as if by a siphon.
- siphon off
- stand still