Translation of distributor in Spanish:

distributor

Pronunciation: /dɪˈstrɪbjətər; dɪˈstrɪbjʊtə(r)/

n

  • 2 [Cars/Automovilismo] [Electricity/Electricidad] distribuidor (m) (del encendido), delco® (m) (Spain/España)
    More example sentences
    • The only cure was to get soaking wet while trying to dry out the distributor that generated the electricity that made the car go.
    • Many motorists cannot tell a drive belt from a distributor.
    • This engine has a unique system: a pick-up coil in the distributor triggers the spark.

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