af·​ter·​cooled ˈaf-tər-ˌküld How to pronounce aftercooled (audio)
: equipped with a fuel aftercooler
an aftercooled engine
With twin, aftercooled V-8 turbodiesels churning away at 4,000 rpm, the needle-thin vessel could power up easily to 55 miles an hour …Angus Phillips, Washington Post, 19 Aug. 1983

Word History


aftercool(er) + -ed entry 1

First Known Use

1947, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aftercooled was in 1947

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“Aftercooled.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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