carburettor

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carburettor

, carburetter (US), carburetor
a device used in petrol engines for atomizing the petrol, controlling its mixture with air, and regulating the intake of the air-petrol mixture into the engine
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But the number of lay-offs was still nearly 17,000 and the company still faces total shutdown because of a strike by 32 toolmakers at the S U Carburetter factory in Birmingham.
Just as William Shakespeare had "little Latin and less Greek" and spelt his own name in different ways, and just as you don't need to know how a carburetter works to drive a car, the teaching of English in schools should have little to do with confusing phonetics and archaic grammar.
Carburetters in Birmingham and so without work at Triumph, Coventry, where TP.