Definition of Converter. Meaning of Converter. Synonyms of Converter

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Definition of Converter

Converter
Converter Con*vert"er, n. 1. One who converts; one who makes converts. 2. (Steel Manuf.) A retort, used in the Bessemer process, in which molten cast iron is decarburized and converted into steel by a blast of air forced through the liquid metal.

Meaning of Converter from wikipedia

- A catalytic converter is an exhaust emission control device that reduces toxic gases and pollutants in exhaust gas from an internal combustion engine...
- Converter may refer to: Frequency converter "Voltage converter", another name for Electromagnetic transformer Switched-mode power supply DC to DC converter...
- A torque converter is a type of fluid coupling which transfers rotating power from a prime mover, like an internal combustion engine, to a rotating driven...
- A buck converter (step-down converter) is a DC-to-DC power converter which steps down voltage (while stepping up current) from its input (supply) to its...
- A boost converter (step-up converter) is a DC-to-DC power converter that steps up voltage (while stepping down current) from its input (supply) to its...
- In electronics, an analog-to-digital converter (ADC, A/D, or A-to-D) is a system that converts an analog signal, such as a sound picked up by a microphone...
- (static) converters. Electronic converters for HVDC are divided into two main categories: Line-commutated converters (LCC) Voltage-sourced converters, or current-source...
- The Ćuk converter (pronounced chook; sometimes incorrectly spelled Cuk, Čuk or Cúk) is a type of DC/DC converter that has an output voltage magnitude that...
- An HVDC converter converts electric power from high voltage alternating current (AC) to high-voltage direct current (HVDC), or vice versa. HVDC is used...
- flyback converter is used in both AC/DC and DC/DC conversion with galvanic isolation between the input and any outputs. The flyback converter is a buck-boost...
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