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British English: ignition /ɪɡˈnɪʃən/ NOUN
In a car, the ignition is the mechanism which lights the fuel and starts the engine, usually operated by turning a key.
He put the key in the ignition.
- American English: ignition
- Arabic: إِشْتِعَالٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ignição
- Chinese: 点火
- Croatian: paljenje
- Czech: zapalování auto
- Danish: antændelse
- Dutch: ontsteking in auto
- European Spanish: encendido
- Finnish: sytytys
- French: allumage
- German: Zündung
- Greek: ανάφλεξη
- Italian: accensione
- Japanese: 点火装置
- Korean: 점화
- Norwegian: tenning
- Polish: zapłon
- European Portuguese: ignição
- Romanian: contactauto
- Russian: зажигание
- Latin American Spanish: encendido
- Swedish: tändning
- Thai: กระบวนการเผาไหม้ของเครื่องยนต์
- Turkish: ateşleme
- Ukrainian: запалювання
- Vietnamese: bộ phận đánh lửa
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