delayed combustion

delayed combustion

[di′lād kəm′bəs·chən]
(engineering)
Secondary combustion in succeeding gas passes beyond the furnace volume of a boiler.
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The study also showed that the maximum pressure rise rate increased with higher compression ratio for early combustion timing and a reverse effect was seen with delayed combustion on-set.