turbo-supercharger


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turbo-supercharger

A supercharger in which the impeller is driven by a turbine wheel caused to revolve at a very high speed by the impinging of exhaust gases on the blades before their escape into the atmosphere. Also known as an exhaust-driven turbine or a turbocharger
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