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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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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!
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!
M2 PRESSWIRE-September 2, 2019-: Global Electric Motor Market Analysis, 2018-2025: Segmented by Type, Output Power, Voltage Range, Application, and Speed
[USPRwire, Thu Aug 29 2019] In an electric vehicle drive system, an electric motor for electric vehicle converts the stored electrical energy in a battery to mechanical energy.
[ClickPress, Thu Aug 29 2019] In an electric vehicle drive system, an electric motor for electric vehicle converts the stored electrical energy in a battery to mechanical energy.
Moreover, policies and rules for the for electric motors with power capacity up to 200 kW and their technical specifications will be determined, either when rewinding the electric motor or buying a new one.
The UK's largest electric motor distributor has relocated its national headquarters to Worcestershire's leading commercial estate, investing PS1 million into refurbishing its new base.
This is achieved via a frequency inverter (VFD), which often is located in a control room some distance away from the conveyor drive electric motor.
He stressed that a tractor equipped with an electric motor is the first tractor of such a kind in the world.
Under the agreement, the company will focus on developing custom electric motor and controller solutions for the OEM's high-performance hybrid and pure electric vehicles.
The follow-up design to the built-in VFD is the development of an electric motor with even higher efficiency and additional capabilities.