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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small dynamo with a secondary winding that produces a high voltage enabling a spark to jump between the poles of a spark plug in a gasoline engine.

Usage examples (34)
  • In the present model, the magneto is a part of the power plant and is built in.
  • Such currents are known as "induced currents;" and the action is called magneto-electric
  • As already stated those switchboards which are adapted to work in conjunction with magneto telephones are called magneto switchboards.
  • They are dependent upon a magneto which is dependent only upon faith. for more
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