Definition of multi-cylinder in English:

multi-cylinder

Pronunciation /ˌmʌltɪˈsɪlɪndə/

adjective

  • Especially of an engine: having several cylinders. Of a vehicle: having such an engine.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Edward H. Knight (1824–1883), patent lawyer and expert in mechanics. From multi- + cylinder.