Definitions for preignitionˌpri ɪgˈnɪʃ ən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pre•ig•ni•tionˌpri ɪgˈnɪʃ ən(n.)
ignition of the charge in an internal-combustion engine earlier in the cycle than is compatible with proper operation.
Origin of preignition:
The premature detonation of a charge in Four-stroke cycle engines. It is sometimes referred to as knocking.
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