HyperDic: carburetor

English > 1 sense of the word carburetor:
NOUNartifactcarburetor, carburettormixes air with gasoline vapor prior to explosion
carburetor > pronunciation
Soundskaa'rberey.ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > carburetor: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningmixes air with gasoline vapor prior to explosion.
Synonymcarburettor
Part offuel systemequipment in a motor vehicle or aircraft that delivers fuel to the engine
Partsair-intakeA duct that admits air to be mixed with fuel
air hornair intake of a carburetor
butterfly valveA valve in a carburetor that consists of a disc that turns and acts as a throttle
venturiA tube with a constriction
Broadermechanical devicemechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
Spanishcarburador
Catalancarburador

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