• Definition for "cylinder head"
    • The shut, often detachable, end of a cylinder…
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cylinder head definition

  • noun:
    • The shut, often detachable, end of a cylinder in an internal-combustion engine.
    • part of an internal combustion motor, frequently made as a removable piece, that closes one end for the motor's cylinders.
    • a detachable dish that covers the closed-end of a cylinder chamber in a reciprocating motor or pump
    • The closed, often detachable, end of a cylinder in an internal-combustion engine.
    • A part of an interior burning engine, often made as a removable piece, that closes one end associated with the motor's cylinders.
    • a detachable dish that covers the closed-end of a cylinder chamber in a reciprocating motor or pump
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