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engine

noun [C] uk   /ˈen.dʒɪn/ us  
A2 a machine that uses the energy from liquid fuel or steam to produce movement: a jet engine a car engine My car's been having engine trouble recently. ( also locomotive) the part of a railway train that pulls it along something that provides power, often economic power, for other things: For much of the 19th century Britain was the workshop of the world and the engine of economic growth.
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en coreano 엔진…
en árabe مُحَرِّك…
en francés moteur, locomotive…
en turco motor, lokomotif…
en italiano motore (di veicolo)…
en chino (tradicionál) 引擎, 發動機, 機車,火車頭…
en ruso двигатель, паровоз, локомотив…
en polaco silnik, lokomotywa…
en español motor, máquina, locomotora…
en portugués motor…
en alemán der Motor, die Lokomotive…
en catalán motor…
en japonés エンジン…
en chino (simplificado) 发动机, 引擎, 机车,火车头…
(Definition of engine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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