exhaust manifold

  1. a component of the exhaust system consisting of a collection of tubes, usually of cast iron, that channel the exhaust gases from the cylinders of an engine to the rest of the exhaust system.

Origin of exhaust manifold

First recorded in 1915–20

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How to use exhaust manifold in a sentence

  • He then bolted the exhaust manifold over the intake so the muffler connection barely touched the hub cap.

    Solomon's Orbit | William Carroll
  • For example, there is neither an intake or exhaust manifold on the motor.

    Flying Machines | W.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell