Word forms: (regular plural) cylinder blocks
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Engine, transmission, and exhaust ) cylinder
A cylinder block
is the part of an engine containing the cylinders.
The cylinder block acts as the central frame of the engine and all the other engine components are attached
The 2.4-liter engine has been extensively modified, with a redesigned cylinder block, cylinder head, and crankshaft.
The central part of the engine is the cylinder block, containing chambers for crankshaft, camshaft, and push rod.
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