Machinery. a theoretical heat cycle for an engine in which combustion occurs at a constant pressure and cooling at a constant volume.
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British Dictionary definitions for diesel cycle
a four-stroke cycle in which combustion takes place at constant pressure and heat is rejected at constant volumeCompare Otto cycle
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