Word forms: (regular plural) induction strokes
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Engine, transmission, and exhaust) The induction stroke is the stroke of the piston in an internal combustion engine in which working fluid is drawn into the cylinder. ▶ induction, stroke
, suction stroke
⇒ Most of the liquid fuel entering the cylinder is probably vaporized during the induction stroke. ⇒ The fuel-air mixture is introduced into each cylinder during its induction stroke. ⇒ In a car engine, the combustion cycle begins with the induction stroke which pulls a gasoline/air mixture into the cylinder.
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