Definition of con rod in English:

con rod

Line breaks: con rod
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnrɒd
 
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noun

British
Informal term for connecting rod.
More example sentences
  • There are also modifications to the con rod and piston assembly aimed at reliability rather than outright performance.
  • Water doesn't compress and the piston in effect hits a wall, bending or breaking a con rod and possibly shattering the engine block.
  • The con rod went through the bottom of the motor and scraped on the track.

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