how to pronounce piston

/ˈpɪstən/

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piston is pronounced in two syllables

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pɪstən

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An example use of piston in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… is the cylinder with the piston and the …”

meaning of piston

A piston is a rod that moves in and out of a cylinder by the force of a fluid.

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