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The stationary part of a motor, dynamo, turbine, or other working machine within which a rotor turns.
1. (Electrical Engineering) the stationary part of a rotary machine or device, esp of a motor or generator
2. (Aeronautics) a system of nonrotating, radially arranged parts within a rotating assembly, esp the fixed blades of an axial flow compressor in a gas turbine
[C20: from Latin: one who stands (by), from stāre to stand]
a portion of a machine that remains fixed with respect to rotating parts, esp. the collection of stationary parts in the magnetic circuits of a machine.
[1900–05; < New Latin]
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|Noun||1.||stator - mechanical device consisting of the stationary part of a motor or generator in or around which the rotor revolves|
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
generator - engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
mechanical device - mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
turbine - rotary engine in which the kinetic energy of a moving fluid is converted into mechanical energy by causing a bladed rotor to rotate
stator[ˈsteɪtəʳ] N → estator m
n (Elec) → Stator m