dieseling

noun
die·​sel·​ing | \ ˈdē-zə-liŋ How to pronounce dieseling (audio) , -sə-\

Definition of dieseling

: the continued operation of an internal combustion engine after the ignition is turned off

First Known Use of dieseling

circa 1955, in the meaning defined above

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