14:36 Dec 27, 2016
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
English term or phrase: Fractionalize
To fractionalize an engine means to increase cylinders number while the displacement stays the same.

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Thomas Zeisler
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Haigo Salow

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Ich würde "fraktionieren" vorschlagen. Laut Merriam-Webster und dem Duden haben beide Wörter die gleiche Bedeutung. Auf Deutsch wird "fraktionieren" meistens in der Chemie oder Medizin benutzt, aber in diesem Zusammenhang macht es auch Sinn. "aufteilen", oder "spalten" sind auch möglich.

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