stratifiedcharge engine

stratified charge engine

an internal-combustion engine in which a small charge of a rich fuel mixture is ignited first and used to improve combustion of a larger charge of a lean fuel mixture.
Also, stratified-charge engine.

1960–65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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