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turbocharger

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles
turbochargertur‧bo‧charg‧er /ˈtɜːbəʊˌtʃɑːdʒə $ ˈtɜːrboʊˌtʃɑːrdʒər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TTCa system that makes a vehicle more powerful by using a turbine to force air and petrol into the engine under increased pressure
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turbochargerAs the blower is engine-driven, boost is always on hand, so response is much faster than with a turbocharger.The turbocharger is water cooled and its vanes are small to keep inertia down.With or without turbochargers, Motor Racing has produced some great drivers.
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