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A blower or compressor, usually driven by the engine, for supplying air under high pressure to the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine.
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1. (Mechanical Engineering) a device, usually a fan or compressor driven by the engine, that increases the mass of air drawn into an internal-combustion engine by raising the intake pressure. Also called: blower or booster
2. (Aeronautics) a device, usually a fan or compressor driven by the engine, that increases the mass of air drawn into an internal-combustion engine by raising the intake pressure. Also called: blower or booster
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su•per•charg•er(ˈsu pərˌtʃɑr dʒər)
a mechanism for forcing air into an internal-combustion engine in order to increase engine power.
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|Noun||1.||supercharger - compressor that forces increased oxygen into the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine|
compressor - a mechanical device that compresses gasses
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supercharger[ˈsuːpəˌtʃɑːdʒəʳ] n → compressore m
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