fuel injection

noun
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of fuel injection

: a usually electronically-controlled system for injecting a precise amount of atomized fuel into the cylinders or the intake airstream of an internal combustion engine

fuel-injected

play \ˈfyül-in-ˈjek-təd\ adjective

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First Known Use of fuel injection

1900


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