alternator

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See also: alternátor

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

alternate +‎ -or

Noun[edit]

alternator (plural alternators)

  1. (electrical engineering) An electric generator which produces alternating current through mechanical means.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

alternātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of alternō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of alternō

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English alternator.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.tɛrˈna.tɔr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -atɔr
  • Syllabification: al‧ter‧na‧tor

Noun[edit]

alternator m inan

  1. (electrical engineering) alternator (an electric generator which produces alternating current through mechanical means)
    Hypernym: prądnica

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • alternator in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • alternator in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French alternateur.

Noun[edit]

alternator n (plural alternatoare)

  1. alternator

Declension[edit]