autotimer

autotimer

(ˈɔːtəʊˌtaɪmə)
n
(Electrical Engineering) a device for turning a system on and off automatically at times predetermined by advance setting
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Translations

autotimer

n (on cooker etc) → Ein-/Abschaltautomatik f
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"Two cast iron bombs were found in suitcase that was used as the outer container of the IED, which had an electronic autotimer circuit.