Meaning of VACUUM in English

VACUUM

n.

Function: transitive verb

Date: 1922

1 : to use a vacuum device (as a vacuum cleaner) on < vacuum the living room>

2 : to draw or take in by or as if by suction

intransitive verb : to operate a vacuum device

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.