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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A measuring instrument for measuring direct current electromotive forces.

Usage examples (36)
  • -- The potentiometer is the electrical equivalent of the chemical balance, or balance arm scales.
  • Had a loose wire, one bad potentiometer, and needed a quick neck/action adjustment.
  • Tom adjusted the thermograph potentiometer to zero deflection and checked the circuit once more.
  • The twist of a knob potentiometer more current; no knob or hard to access; just work around that. for more
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