Definition of carburetting in English:

carburetting

(also carbureting)

noun

Chemistry
  • The action or process of combining or impregnating a substance with carbon or a compound of carbon; especially the enrichment of a fuel or fuel–air mixture with hydrocarbons.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American. From carburet + -ing.

Pronunciation

carburetting

/ˈkɑːbəˌrɛtɪŋ//ˌkɑːbjʊˈrɛtɪŋ//ˈkɑːbjʊˌrɛtɪŋ/