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  Words related to engine

Related / Similar Words: locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive

 

Definition:
  • motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work;
  • a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks;
  • something used to achieve a purpose; "an engine of change";

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    Hyponyms: aircraft engine, automobile engine, auxiliary engine, donkey engine, generator, heat engine, reaction-propulsion engine, reaction engine, choo-choo, diesel locomotive, dinky, dinkey, electric locomotive, iron horse, pilot engine, shunter, steam locomotive, switch engine, tank engine, tank locomotive, traction engine

     

    Member Meronyms: train, railroad train

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: motor   Croatian: motor  
    Dutch: locomotief and motor   Finnish: moottori and veturi  
    French: locomotive and moteur   Galician: locomotora and motor  
    German: Lokomotive and Motor   Interlingua: locomotiva and motor  
    Italian: motore and motrice   Latvian: dzinējs  
    Norwegian: motor   Portuguese: locomotiva and motor  
    Romanian: motor   Russian: двигатель  
    Slovene: lokomotiva and motor   Spanish: locomotora and motor  
    Swedish: lok and motor  
     
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