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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.
MARKET TRENDS II-16 Greater Growth Opportunities for Linear Motors II-16 Demand for High-Efficiency Motors on the Rise II-16 Growth Track for Hybrid Electric Motor Driven Vehicles Shifts to High Gear II-17 Market Preference Shits to Ready-Assembled Linear Motors II-17 Household Appliances Market to be the Largest End User of Electric Motor Drives II-18
After settling on a split-parallel configuration to improve packaging, the team chose a 150-kW electric motor to drive the front wheels and provide a majority of the acceleration torque.
Market players must consider the rising demand for advanced electric motor technology among end users
The vehicle would be powered with what was (and is) called the "Toyota Hybrid System," a system that would combine an internal combustion engine with an electric motor.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric motor sales market is expected to reach a value of USD 125.
Key Topics Covered: Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Executive Summary Chapter 3 Market Overview Chapter 4 World Electric Motor Market By Motor Type Chapter 5 World Electric Motor Market By Output Power Chapter 6 World Electric Motor Market By Applications Chapter 7 World Electric Motors Market By Geography Chapter 8 Company Profiles - ARC Systems - Allied Motion Technologies - Ametek Inc.
Indonesian electric motor market is anticipated to witness new trends in terms of regional shifts on the account of various government initiatives to increase the manufacturing units in different geographical regions, except Java, which accounted for over 25% of the country's manufacturing output in 2014," said Mr.
On the other hand, infrastructure development activities and in-country consumption of food and beverages will witness moderate growth but open up steady opportunities for electric motor manufacturers.
ABB introduces an e-book that helps electric motor end users reduce motor downtime by charting the most common causes of failure and offers tips on how to resolve them.
In nations where electric motor markets are still developing, sales will be fueled by rapidly growing durable goods manufacturing and the increasing ability of the average consumer to purchase items like automobiles and household appliances.