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  • 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)


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