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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Generator consisting of a coil (the armature) that rotates between the poles of an electromagnet (the field magnet) causing a current to flow in the armature.

Usage examples (38)
  • He invented a steam turbine engine to drive a dynamo to generate electricity.
  • Gentlemen, I am proud to introduce Dr.A. E. (Dal) Grauer -- a young dynamo from the West.
  • He is likely the QMJHL's best bodychecker and has turned into a real dynamo from the blue line in.
  • The apparatus, including the dynamo, which is extremely small, weighs in all 70 pounds. for more
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