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|Noun||1.||ignition system - the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine|
electrical distributor, distributer, distributor - electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence
electrical system - equipment in a motor vehicle that provides electricity to start the engine and ignite the fuel and operate the lights and windshield wiper and heater and air conditioner and radio
ignition coil - an induction coil that converts current from a battery into the high-voltage current required by spark plugs
ignition switch - switch that operates a solenoid that closes a circuit to operate the starter
magneto, magnetoelectric machine - a small dynamo with a secondary winding that produces a high voltage enabling a spark to jump between the poles of a spark plug in a gasoline engine
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
spark coil - an induction coil used to create sparks
spark gap - a component of an ignition system; consists of two shaped electrodes and the space between them