Turbosupercharger definition

tûrbō-so͝opər-chärjər
A supercharger that uses an exhaust-driven turbine to maintain air-intake pressure especially in high-altitude aircraft.
noun
0
0
A type of supercharger driven not by the engine, but by a turbine that is powered by exhaust gases.
noun
0
0
(automotive, dated) A turbocharger, an exhaust-powered turbine used to power increased air intake to an internal combustion engine ; an exhaust-turbine powered (in place of engine-powered) supercharger.
noun
0
0
(automotive) A twincharger, combination of a supercharger and a turbocharger.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
turbosupercharger
Plural:
turbosuperchargers

Origin of turbosupercharger