East-west-engine definition

A transverse car engine, that is, one that lies parallel to the front of the car, rather than parallel to the sides.
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Noun

Singular:
east-west-engine
Plural:
east-west-engines

Origin of east-west-engine

  • As in "east to west", this direction being conventionally crossways on a map.

    From Wiktionary