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    Default partial vacuum

    Suck = attract by creation of a partial vacuum.

    There is no proper dictionary meaning which would suits this context.

    So, could you explain please?

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    Default Re: partial vacuum

    It's not a complete vacuum, but pressure is sufficiently reduced to move the fluid or whatever.

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