four stroke engine


four stroke engine
four cylinder engine, internal combustion engine comprised of four pistons

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • four-stroke — /ˈfɔ stroʊk/ (say faw strohk) adjective 1. denoting or relating to an internal combustion engine cycle in which one piston stroke out of every four is a power stroke. 2. powered by such an engine. –noun 3. a four stroke engine or vehicle. Compare …   Australian English dictionary


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