combustion chamber

noun

Definition of combustion chamber

:a closed space inside an engine in which fuel is burned

Word by Word Definitions

combustion play
  1. : an act or instance of burning

  2. : a usually rapid chemical process (such as oxidation) that produces heat and usually light

  3. : violent agitation : tumult

chamber play
  1. : room

  2. : a natural or artificial enclosed space or cavity

  3. : a hall for the meetings of a deliberative, legislative, or judicial body

  1. : to place in or as if in a chamber : house

  2. : to serve as a chamber for

  1. : being, relating to, or performing chamber music


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