constant-pressure combustion

constant-pressure combustion

[¦kän·stənt ¦presh·ər kəm′bəs·chən]
(mechanical engineering)
Combustion occurring without a pressure change.
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However there has been little real change in the fundamental thermodynamic cycle employed in these machines since most gas turbines have utilized a simple Brayton or nearly constant-pressure combustion cycle.

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