Turbocharge vs Turbocharger - What's the difference?

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Turbocharge is a related term of turbocharger.


As a verb 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 turbocharger is

inlet air compressor for an internal combustion engine (either otto or diesel cycle), powered from the exhaust air.

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

    turbocharger

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • inlet air compressor for an internal combustion engine (either Otto or Diesel cycle), powered from the exhaust air.
  • Synonyms

    * (dated) turbosupercharger * turbo

    See also

    * supercharger