Definition of steam engine
: an engine driven or worked by steam; specifically : a reciprocating engine having a piston driven in a closed cylinder by steam
First Known Use of steam engine
STEAM ENGINE Defined for Kids
Definition of steam engine for Students
: an engine powered by steam
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