Definition of Generator. Meaning of Generator. Synonyms of Generator

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Definition of Generator

Generator
Generator Gen"er*a`tor, n. (Elec.) Any machine that transforms mechanical into electrical energy; a dynamo.
Generator
Generator Gen"er*a`tor, n. [L.] 1. One who, or that which, generates, begets, causes, or produces. 2. An apparatus in which vapor or gas is formed from a liquid or solid by means of heat or chemical process, as a steam boiler, gas retort, or vessel for generating carbonic acid gas, etc. 3. (Mus.) The principal sound or sounds by which others are produced; the fundamental note or root of the common chord; -- called also generating tone.

Meaning of Generator from wikipedia

- Generator may refer to: Signal generator, electronic devices that generate repeating or non-repeating electronic signals Electric generator, a device...
- In electricity generation, a generator is a device that converts motive power (mechanical energy) into electrical power for use in an external circuit...
- A thermoelectric generator (TEG), also called a Seebeck generator, is a solid state device that converts heat flux (temperature differences) directly into...
- A function generator is usually a piece of electronic test equipment or software used to generate different types of electrical waveforms over a wide...
- Generator Rex is an American animated science fiction television series created by Man of Action for Cartoon Network, with John Fang of Cartoon Network...
- cheap, and the generators were placed atop prefabricated open steel lattice towers. A forerunner of modern horizontal-axis wind generators was in service...
- number generation is a process by which, often by means of a random number generator (RNG), a sequence of numbers or symbols that cannot be reasonably predicted...
- microwave signal generators, pitch generators, arbitrary waveform generators, digital pattern generators, and frequency generators. In general, no device...
- A Van de Graaff generator is an electrostatic generator which uses a moving belt to ac****ulate electric charge on a hollow metal globe on the top of an...
- A homopolar generator is a DC electrical generator comprising an electrically conductive disc or cylinder rotating in a plane perpendicular to a uniform...