carbureted

adjective
car·​bu·​ret·​ed | \ ˈkär-bə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce carbureted (audio) , -byə-, especially by chemists -ˌre-təd \

Definition of carbureted

: equipped with a carburetor

Examples of carbureted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This is analogous to the situation in a carbureted car (or motorcycle, or any other IC engine that doesn't have a computer). Mike Allen, Popular Mechanics, "How to Find a Vacuum Leak," 28 Feb. 2011

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First Known Use of carbureted

1972, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carbureted

back-formation from carburetor

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“Carbureted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbureted. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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