vapor lock

vapor lock


Definition of VAPOR LOCK

:  partial or complete interruption of flow of a fluid (as fuel in an internal combustion engine) caused by the formation of bubbles of vapor in the feeding system

First Known Use of VAPOR LOCK



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Previous Word in the Dictionary: vaporless
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