Compressing vs Supercharge - What's the difference?

compressing | supercharge |


As verbs the difference between compressing and supercharge

is that compressing is while supercharge is to increase the power of an internal combustion engine (either otto or diesel cycle) by compressing the inlet air with power extracted from the crankshaft.

compressing

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Verb

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  • supercharge

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    Verb

  • To increase the power of an internal combustion engine (either Otto or Diesel cycle) by compressing the inlet air with power extracted from the crankshaft.
  • To make faster or more powerful.
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  • (heraldry) To overlay one charge upon another.
  • See also

    * turbocharge, turbocharger