dieseling

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noun die·sel·ing \ˈdē-zə-liŋ, -sə-\

Definition of dieseling

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

Circa 1955

First Known Use of dieseling

circa 1955


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