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afterburner

af·ter·burn·er

afterburner

 
pronunciation:
aef tr buhr nr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a device that increases the thrust of a jet engine by injecting fuel into the exhaust gases for burning.
definition 2: a device for burning partially burned carbon compounds in the exhaust fumes of an internal-combustion engine.
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