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tur•bo

(ˈtɜr boʊ)

n., pl. -bos.
1. turbine.
2. Informal. turbocharger.
[1900–05; in part < Latin turbō top, whirlwind, in part by shortening of turbocharger]

turbo-

a combining form representing turbine: turbojet.
(turb (ine) + -o-]
Translations

turbo

[ˈtɜːbəʊ] N (= fan) → turboventilador m; (in cars) → turbo(compresor) m

turbo

[ˈtɜːrbəʊ] nturbo mturbo-charged turbocharged [ˈtɜːrbəʊtʃɑːrdʒd] adjturbo invturbo engine nmoteur m turbo

turbo

[ˈtɜːbəʊ] nturbo m inv
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