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ahtaa

FinnishEdit

(index ah)

EtymologyEdit

Originally the frequentative aspect of the verb ahdata.

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ahtaa (transitive)

  1. to cram, stuff, fill, pack full
    Yritin ahtaa kirjat reppuun, mutta jouduin kantamaan ne käsin.
    I tried to cram the books into the bag, but I had to carry them in my hands.
  2. to supercharge (to increase the power of an internal combustion engine by compressing the inlet air)
  3. to turbocharge (to apply a turbocharger to increase the air pressure in the intake manifold of an engine)

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