Inlet vs Turbocharge - What's the difference?

inlet | turbocharge |


As verbs the difference between inlet and turbocharge

is that inlet is to let in; admit while turbocharge 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 exhaust air.

As a noun inlet

is a body of water let into a coast, such as a bay, cove, fjord or estuary.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

inlet

English

Etymology 1

From (etyl) inleten, equivalent to .

Verb

  • To let in; admit.
  • To insert; inlay.
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    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) .

    Noun

    (wikipedia inlet) (en noun)
  • A body of water let into a coast, such as a bay, cove, fjord or estuary.
  • A passage that leads into a cavity.
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    turbocharge

    English

    Verb

    (turbocharg)
  • to increase the power of an internal combustion engine (either Otto or Diesel cycle) by compressing the inlet air with power extracted from the exhaust air.
  • to make faster, more powerful.
  • See also

    supercharge