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  • dynamo
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How to use alternator in a sentence

Those considering RV use will be interested to know that a kit is available to allow recharging via the vehicle’s alternator while driving.
THE BEST PORTABLE POWER STATIONS TO KEEP YOUR DEVICES CHARGEDBOB BEACHAMOCTOBER 1, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The powerful alternator on the Wondership was, of course, worked by the same motor that drove the big propellers.
THE BOY INVENTORS' RADIO TELEPHONERICHARD BONNER
Bedded down upon solid rock there was a high-tension alternator capable of absorbing the entire output of the mighty turbine.
SPACEHOUNDS OF IPCEDWARD ELMER SMITH
I'm going to run a penstock up those falls, and put in a turbine, driving a high-tension alternator.
SPACEHOUNDS OF IPCEDWARD ELMER SMITH
The humming whir of the great alternator rose gradually into a scream like the outcry of some angry thing.
THE MAN WHO ROCKED THE EARTHARTHUR TRAIN
It might be the turbine alternator of the Ring running by its own inertia for some time after the discharge had ceased.
THE MAN WHO ROCKED THE EARTHARTHUR TRAIN
The prevailing type of alternator for transmission work is that with internal revolving magnets and external stationary armature.
ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION OF WATER POWERALTON D. ADAMS
Ten years ago when the first long transmissions were going into operation 2,000 volts was considered high for an alternator.
ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION OF WATER POWERALTON D. ADAMS
The possibility of making an alternator excite itself like a series machine, by putting a condenser on it, was pointed out.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 795, MARCH 28, 1891VARIOUS
The other appears to have in it a resistance and a battery (or else an alternator).
LETTERS OF A RADIO-ENGINEER TO HIS SONJOHN MILLS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ALTERNATOR

  • alternator
  • dynamo
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