afterburning


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afterburning

(ˈɑːftəˌbɜːnɪŋ)
n
1. (Aeronautics) Also called: reheat a process in which additional fuel is ignited in the exhaust gases of a jet engine to produce additional thrust
2. (Astronautics) irregular burning of fuel in a rocket motor after the main burning has ceased
3. (Automotive Engineering) persistence of combustion in an internal-combustion engine, either in an incorrect part of the cycle or after the ignition has been switched off

afterburning

1. The characteristic of some rocket motors to burn irregularly for some time after the main burning and thrust has ceased.
2. The process of fuel injection and combustion in the exhaust jet of a turbojet engine (aft or to the rear of the turbine).
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When it comes to fat loss, HIIT is a highly effective, time-efficient way to push the afterburning effect, ensuring long-lasting fat loss after your workout.
The parameter distribution of internal flow field calculated by multistep chemical reaction is used as the inlet boundary condition, and the plume afterburning reaction is also described by multistep chemical reaction; the distributions of temperature, velocity, and reaction rate in the exhaust plume flow field on the different distance cross sections of the axial line and the symmetrical plane are shown in Figures 7(a) and 7(b).
The aircraft is powered by a single General Electric GE-F404 afterburning turbofan giving it high g and high angle-of-attack capabilities to mimic flight in modern fighter aircraft, with twin tails, 'stadium' seating (the aft seat higher than the front seat) and an advanced cockpit with embedded training.
(3), (4) (5), (6), (7), (8) and values related to the so-called afterburning in GT-Power should allow correct prediction of combustion rate for all the engine speed and load conditions.
"With 1,000mph the goal, we quickly discounted using the same engines as on Thrust SSC [two afterburning Rolls-Royce Spey turbofan engines]".
The Tu-160 can reach speeds of Mach 2.05 with its four Kuznetsov K-32 afterburning turbofans, which provide 245 kN of thrust each at maximum power.
SUN HISTORY: Felicity has red hair and pale, freckled skin, which tans slightly afterburning.
Second, because the internal explosion is confined compared to the free movement of air in an external explosion, the detonation and deflagration products continue to add gas pressure in the afterburning process behind the blast wave.
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This afterburning, single rotor turbojet had a nine-stage 8:1 pressure ratio compressor and a two stage turbine, yielding 32,500 pounds thrust.
So it proved after 28 minutes when Walcott broke clear, outstripped the Scottish defence with that afterburning pace, turned inside and rolled a left-foot shot past Allan McGregor.
Of course, when you're planning a flight during the SUA's stated Time of Use there's no way of telling if the SUA will be empty or swarming with afterburning F-16s.