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Rankine-cycle engine

Rankine-cycle engine

 
pronunciation:
raeng kihn saI kl en jihn
part of speech: noun
definition: a type of steam engine in which the water that is evaporated into steam is condensed and recycled, developed experimentally as a pollution-reducing alternative to the internal combustion engine.