alternator definition

  • noun:
    • a power generator that produces alternating electric current.
    • An electric generator which creates alternating-current through technical means.
    • an electrical generator that creates alternating-current.
    • an electrical generator or dynamo for producing alternating currents.
    • an electric powered generator which creates alternating current through technical means.
    • See alternater.
    • An electric generator or dynamo for producing alternating currents.
    • an old term for a power generator that creates alternating electric current (especially in vehicles)
    • See alternater.
    • a classic term for an electric generator that creates alternating-current (especially in automobiles)

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