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vacuum (s); vacua, vacuums (pl) ; vacuuming, vacuumed
1. Absence of matter; a space empty of matter or relatively empty of matter.
2. A space in which the pressure is significantly lower than atmospheric pressure.
3. A state of emptiness; a void.
4. A state of being sealed off from external or environmental influences; isolation.
5. Relating to, or used to create a vacuum.
6. Containing air or other gas at a reduced pressure.
7. Operating by means of suction or by maintaining a partial vacuum.
8. To use a vacuum cleaner on; clean with a vacuum cleaner: to vacuum rugs.
9. To treat with any vacuum device; such as, a vacuum drier.
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