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hydraulic
used in The Lost Hero

5 uses
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Definition
relating to liquid — often describing machinery as moved by pressurized liquid
  • It opened with lots of brass gears turning and hydraulic pistons blowing smoke.
    Chapter 5 (38% in)
  • Are you hydraulic or nuclear-powered or what?
    Chapter 12 (30% in)
  • Equipment was everywhere—hydraulic lifts, welding torches, hazard suits, air-spades, forklifts, plus something that looked suspiciously like a nuclear reaction chamber.
    Chapter 12 (82% in)
  • The outer rim of the clearing was littered with extra logs and construction equipment—an earthmover; a big crane thing with rotating blades at the end like an electric shaver—must be a tree harvester, Leo thought—and a long metal column with an ax blade, like a sideways guillotine—a hydraulic ax.
    Chapter 41 (63% in)
  • Then Jason looked down in the crater and saw where the other end of the hydraulic ax had gone.
    Chapter 44 (24% in)

There are no more uses of "hydraulic" in The Lost Hero.

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