electrodynamometer


electrodynamometer
instrument for measuring electrical current

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  • electrodynamometer — [ē lek΄trōdī΄nə mäm′ət ər, i lek΄trōdī΄nə mäm′ət ər] n. an instrument in which the magnetic forces between two parts of the same circuit are used for detecting or measuring an electric current …   English World dictionary

  • electrodynamometer — elektrinis dinamometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Dinamometras, kuriame yra varžinis, induktyvusis arba pjezoelektrinis jutiklis, deformaciją pakeičiantis į elektrinį signalą. Jame taip pat yra įtaisas,… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • electrodynamometer — /i lek troh duy neuh mom i teuhr/, n. Elect. an instrument that uses the interaction between the magnetic fields produced by the currents in two coils or sets of coils to measure current, voltage, or power. [1875 80; ELECTRO + DYNAMOMETER] * * * …   Universalium

  • electrodynamometer — noun An instrument, having a fixed and a moveable coil, that measures the power flowing in an electric circuit; a wattmeter …   Wiktionary

  • electrodynamometer — e•lec•tro•dy•na•mom•e•ter [[t]ɪˌlɛk troʊˌdaɪ nəˈmɒm ɪ tər[/t]] n. elm an instrument that measures current, voltage, or power by the interaction of magnetic fields produced by the currents in two sets of coils • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • electrodynamometer — /əˌlɛktroʊˌdaɪnəˈmɒmətə/ (say uh.lektroh.duynuh momuhtuh), /i / (say ee ) noun an instrument by which the electromagnetic force between two coils carrying the same current is used to detect that current …   Australian English dictionary

  • electrodynamometer — noun measuring instrument that uses the interaction of the magnetic fields of two coils to measure current or voltage or power • Hypernyms: ↑measuring instrument, ↑measuring system, ↑measuring device …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weber, Wilhelm Eduard — SUBJECT AREA: Electricity [br] b. 24 October 1804 Wittenberg, Germany d. 23 June 1891 Göttingen, Germany [br] German physicist, the founder of precise measurement of electrical quantities. [br] Weber began scientific experiments at an early age… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Electrochemistry — is a branch of chemistry that studies chemical reactions which take place in a solution at the interface of an electron conductor (a metal or a semiconductor) and an ionic conductor (the electrolyte), and which involve electron transfer between… …   Wikipedia

  • Wattmeter — The wattmeter is an instrument for measuring the electric power (or the supply rate of electrical energy) in watts of any given circuit. Electrodynamic The traditional analog wattmeter is an electrodynamic instrument. The device consists of a… …   Wikipedia


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