twin-turbo

adjective twin-tur·bo \ ˈtwin-ˈtər-(ˌ)bō \

Definition of twin-turbo

of an engine
: having two turbochargers operating in parallel
  • The engine is a 3.2-liter twin-turbo V-8 pumping out 370 hp.
  • —Peter Robinson

twin turbo

or less commonly twin-turbo noun
    • BMW claims that this is the first in-line six-cylinder engine to use twin turbos, with precision fuel injection and variable-valve timing.
    • —Frank Aukofer

First Known Use of twin-turbo

1945


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