Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An automatic circuit-breaker.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I could make a much louder sound than the electrotome.

    Heroes of the Telegraph

  • While he rubbed the zinc with his right hand Gray noticed that a sound proceeded from it, which had the pitch and quality of the note emitted by the vibrating contact or electrotome of the coil.

    Heroes of the Telegraph

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