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electric motor

n
(Electrical Engineering) a device that converts electrical energy to mechanical torque
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Noun1.electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical workelectric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
armature - coil in which voltage is induced by motion through a magnetic field
brush - conducts current between rotating and stationary parts of a generator or motor
electric drill - a rotating power drill powered by an electric motor
drum sander, electric sander, sander, smoother - a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
electric clock - a clock using a small electric motor
electric fan, blower - a fan run by an electric motor
electric hammer - a hammer driven by electric motor
electric locomotive - a locomotive that is powered by an electric motor
electric mixer - a food mixer powered by an electric motor
electric refrigerator, fridge - a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
electric toothbrush - a toothbrush with an electric motor in the handle that vibrates the head of the brush
electric typewriter - a typewriter powered by an electric motor
field magnet - a magnet that provides a magnetic field in a dynamo or electric motor
motor - machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
rotor, rotor coil - the rotating armature of a motor or generator
self-starter - an electric starting motor that automatically starts an internal-combustion engine
starter, starter motor, starting motor - an electric motor for starting an engine
stator, stator coil - mechanical device consisting of the stationary part of a motor or generator in or around which the rotor revolves
synchronous motor - electric motor in which the speed of rotation is proportional to the frequency of the A.C. power
trackless trolley, trolley coach, trolleybus - a passenger bus with an electric motor that draws power from overhead wires
wiper motor - electric motor that moves the windshield wiper
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The throbbing of the engines ceased, and in its stead came the steady vibration of the electric motors. The water was halfway up the conning-tower!
To picture the great potato-planting machine, drawn by four horses, or an electric motor, ploughing the furrow, cutting and dropping and covering the potatoes, and planting a score of acres a day!
Electric motors are widely used in industrial fans, compressors, pumps, lathe machines, machine tools, domestic appliances, HVAC applications, disk drives, power tools, electric cars, and automated robots.
However, with a forecast volume of electric vehicles on road by 2025, insufficient charging infrastructure for electric vehicles to impact the demand for electric motors for electric vehicles.
Summary: However, with a forecast volume of electric vehicles on road by 2025, insufficient charging infrastructure for electric vehicles to impact the demand for electric motors for electric vehicles.
Furthermore, in the first two months of the project, high-efficiency electric motors will be introduced to Egypt's industrial sector.
TEC Electric Motors has signed a 10-year lease to relocate its core operation to Hartlebury Trading Estate, having outgrown its existing distribution centre in Rushock, Droitwich.
Under the terms of the agreement, AmeriMex will provide electric motors exclusively to USWS as it relates to electric hydraulic fracturing.
FILE -- IFC CAIRO -- 30 April 2019: The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is financing a project to upgrade the efficiency of electric motors used in the Egyptian industrial sector worth $2.3 million for 3 years, the Egyptian Minister of Trade and Industry Amr Nassar said.
Production of tractors equipped with electric motors will be established in Turkey for the first time, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry of Turkey Bekir Pakdemirli said March 27,Trendreports via Turkish media.
Electric motors company YASA revealed on Monday the a long-term joint innovation agreement with an undisclosed automotive OEM.