cabin supercharger

noun

: a supercharger used to pressurize a cabin of an airplane

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1942, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cabin supercharger was circa 1942

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“Cabin supercharger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabin%20supercharger. Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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