Meaning of V-eight

V-eight

Pronunciation: (vē'āt'), [key]
— adj.
  1. noting an internal-combustion engine having two opposed banks of four cylinders, each inclined so that the axes of the cylinders form a-shaped angle as seen from the end of the engine.
—n.
  1. such an engine.
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