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TURBOSUPERCHARGED ENGINE [2 records]

Record 1 2006-03-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Propulsion Systems
DEF

Piston engine driving a propeller.

OBS

The compressor is supercharged by a turbine positioned in the exhaust gas path.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Propulsion des aéronefs
DEF

Moteur à pistons entraînant une hélice.

OBS

Les gaz d'échappement actionnent une turbine liée à un compresseur de suralimentation.

OBS

Pluriel : des turbos.

OBS

turbos (pl.) : Cette graphie, puisée des Rectifications de l'orthographe recommandées par le Conseil supérieur de la langue française, est attestée dans le Petit Robert (2004).

Spanish

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Record 2 1985-03-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Engines (Motor Vehicles)
CONT

On many turbocharged engines, the power output is boosted 30 percent or more.

Key term(s)
  • turbosupercharged engine

French

Domaine(s)
  • Moteur (Véhicules automobiles)
CONT

Les moteurs turbocompressés, en revanche sont tenus de marcher à l'ordinaire car leur rapport volumétrique est faible (...)

Spanish

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