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English definition of “ignition”

ignition

noun
 
 
/ɪɡˈnɪʃən/
CAR [no plural] the part of a car that starts the engine: He turned the key in the ignition. The engine and engine partsEngines and motors
BURN [U] formal the process of making something start to burn or of starting to burnStarting fires
(Definition of ignition from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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