Definition of air filter in English:

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air filter

noun

A device for filtering particles of dust, soot, etc., from the air passing through it, especially one protecting the air inlet of an internal combustion engine.
Example sentences
  • Replacing the air filter and crankcase breather filters is a normal part of any tune-up, and of course, tests should be conducted on all electronic control devices and sensors to make sure they are operating properly.
  • An air filter or cleaning device may be another quick fix.
  • Moreover, the device has an air filter which prevents dirt entering the ironing dummy.

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Syllabification: air fil·ter

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