Definition of carburation in English:


Line breaks: car¦bur|ation
Pronunciation: /ˌkɑːbjʊˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

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[mass noun]
The process of mixing air with a fine spray of liquid hydrocarbon fuel, as in an internal-combustion engine.


late 19th century: from archaic carburet 'combine or charge with a hydrocarbon' + -ation.

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