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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Control system that converts a small mechanical motion into one requiring much greater power.

Usage examples (4)
  • C. Shaw developed a sensing device, controlled by a servomechanism, for a milling machine.
  • Next, a somehow tired humming sound, as of a very old servomechanism being called into use one final time, began to whine its way into their ears.
  • The "Internet Dog Feeder" consists of an ioBridge and a continuously-rotating servomechanism controlled via a web interface consisting of a video camera that shows your...
  • But don’t sprain a servomechanism hurrying, old friend. for more
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