Definition of turbocharger in English:

turbocharger

Line breaks: turbo|char¦ger
Pronunciation: /ˈtəːbəʊtʃɑːdʒə
 
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noun

  • A supercharger driven by a turbine powered by the engine’s exhaust gases.
    More example sentences
    • The most impressive feature on this very popular package is the new four-cylinder 16 valve Direct Injection Diesel engine fitted with a turbocharger and intercooler.
    • Thanks to a turbocharger, maximum power is boosted to 82 bhp and the car has super-lively performance.
    • We are implementing a new turbocharger and exhaust manifold as well as other components of the anti-lag system.

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