aftercooler

[ af-ter-koo-ler, ahf- ]
/ ˈæf tərˌku lər, ˈɑf- /

noun

a device for cooling compressed air or gases to reduce their volume or temperature.

Nearby words

  1. afterburner,
  2. afterburning,
  3. aftercare,
  4. aftercast,
  5. afterclap,
  6. afterdamp,
  7. afterdeck,
  8. aftereffect,
  9. afterglow,
  10. aftergrowth

Origin of aftercooler

First recorded in 1900–05; after + cooler

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