Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instrument that indicates the degree to which two alternating current systems are synchronised with each other; used especially in electricity generation
  • n. An instrument used to synchronise the propellers of a twin-engine aircraft

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an instrument that indicates whether two periodic motions are synchronous (especially an instrument that enables a pilot to synchronize the propellers of a plane that has two or more engines)

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.