Air Cooling

Technology / Motorcycle / Air Cooling: A method of dissipating heat from a motorcycle engine to keep it at operating temperature by way of air flow. In practice, cooling is effected by air rushing around a moving motorcycle engine and is aided by the use of small engine fins to facilitate heat transfer into the passing air. Compare Water Cooling.

Other Words for Air

Air Noun Synonyms: atmosphere, ambience, aura, climate, feeling, sense, mood, quality
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Water Cooling

Technology / Motorcycle / Water Cooling: Also known as "liquid cooling," this system includes a radiator and fluid to dissipate heat. Liquid is constantly circulated between the radiator and motorcycle engine cylinders when the engine is ope MORE

Hairpin

Technology / Motorcycle / Hairpin: A very slow, tight, sometimes 180-degree, turn. MORE

Hairpiece

Entertainment / Golf / Hairpiece: Another phrase for hitting the ball fat, or hitting the ground first - if one were able to freeze time at the right instant the divot might be laying over the top of the ball, reminiscent of a hairpie MORE

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