Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A device for holding the brushes of an electric machine. See brush, 13, with cut.

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Examples

  • An adjusting screw (22) in the bearing post (17), with the head thereof bearing against the brush-holder (18), serves as a means for revolubly adjusting the brushes with relation to the commutator.

    Electricity for Boys

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