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The cavity in a carburettor containing a device which floats on the surface of the fuel and seals off the flow as the level rises.
- ‘The fuel level in the float chamber is regulated through the buoyancy of the float.’
- ‘I believe, but could well be wrong, that the level of fuel in the float chamber coincides with the top of the carburettor jet.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.