from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A selsyn.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any synchronized event, such as synchronized swimming
- n. A type of rotary electrical transformer that is used for measuring the angle of a rotating machine such as an antenna platform. In its general physical construction, it is much like an electric motor
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a system consisting of a generator and a motor so connected that the motor will assume the same relative position as the generator; the generator and the motor are synchronized
Short for synchronous.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Short for synchronization or synchronized (Wiktionary)