cooled by a flow of air

an air-cooled engine

Similar to: ↑cool

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airˈ-cooled adjective
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Main Entry:air

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air-cooled «AIR KOOLD», adjective.
cooled by having air blown on it.

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adj. cooled by means of a flow of air

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ˈair-cooled f21 [air-cooled] adjective
made cool by a current of air

an air-cooled engine

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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