HyperDic: sparking_plug

English > 1 sense of the expression sparking plug:
NOUNartifactsparking plug, spark plug, plugelectrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark
English > sparking plug: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningelectrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark.
Synonymsspark plug, plug
Part ofignition, ignition systemThe mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine
Broaderelectrical deviceA device that produces or is powered by electricity
Spanishbujía
Catalanbugia d'encesa, bugia

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