HyperDic: engine_block

English > 1 sense of the expression engine block:
NOUNartifactengine block, cylinder block, blocka metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine
English > engine block: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine.
Synonymscylinder block, block
Part ofinternal-combustion engine, ICEA heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace
reciprocating engineAn internal-combustion engine in which the crankshaft is turned by pistons moving up and down in cylinders
Partscylinder, piston chamberA chamber within which piston moves
Broadercast, castingobject formed by a mold
Spanishbloque
Catalanbloc del motor

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