Definitions

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  • noun Spontaneous ignition

Etymologies

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auto- +‎ ignition

Examples

  • It also includes advanced autoignition and lean-burn combustion processes for improving engine fuel economy.

    March 2007

  • Achieving HCCI operation at idle has long been a challenge for HCCI engineers, because the relatively low-temperature and light engine load characteristics generally inhibit the proper thermodynamic conditions for successful, controllable autoignition.

    Autoblog Green

  • Achieving HCCI operation at idle has long been a challenge for HCCI engineers, because the relatively low-temperature and light engine load characteristics generally inhibit the proper thermodynamic conditions for successful, controllable autoignition.

    Autoblog Green

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