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English definition of “carburettor”

carburettor

noun [C] uk UK (US carburetor)   /ˌkɑː.bəˈret.ər/ us    /ˌkɑːr.bəˈret̬.ɚ/
the part of an engine that mixes fuel and air, producing the gas that is burned to provide the power needed to operate the vehicle or machine
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