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Motor Mo"tor, n. [L., fr. movere, motum, to move.]
1. One who, or that which, imparts motion; a source of
2. (Mach.) A prime mover; a machine by means of which a
source of power, as steam, moving water, electricity,
etc., is made available for doing mechanical work.
MotorMotor Mo"tor, Motory Mo"to*ry, Motorial Mo*to"ri*al, a.
[L. motorius that has motion. See Motor, n.]
Causing or setting up motion; pertaining to organs of motion;
-- applied especially in physiology to those nerves or nerve
fibers which only convey impressions from a nerve center to
muscles, thereby causing motion.
Diesel engine Die"sel en`gine or motor mo`tor [After Dr.
Rudolf Diesel, of Munich, the inventor.]
A type of internal-combustion engine in which the air drawn
in by the suction stroke is so highly compressed that the
heat generated ignites the fuel (usually crude oil), the fuel
being automatically sprayed into the cylinder under pressure.
The Diesel engine has a very high thermal efficiency.
Motor Mo"tor, n.
A motor car; an automobile. [Colloq.]
Meaning of Motor from wikipedia
- do work. Electric motors convert electrical energy
motion, pneumatic motors
air, and clockwork motors
in wind-up toys use...
- An electric motor
is an electrical machine
that converts electrical energy
energy. Most electric motors operate through
- An AC motor
is an electric motor driven
by an alternating current
(AC). The AC motor commonly consists
of two basic
parts, an outside stator having
- An outboard motor
is a propulsion system
for boats, consisting
of a self-contained unit that includes
or jet drive, designed...
- The Motor
(later, just Motor
) was a British
w****ly car magazine founded
on 28 January
1903 and published
Press. It was initially launched
- SAIC Motor Corporation Limited
(SAIC, formerly Shanghai Automotive Industry
Corporation) is a Chinese
state-owned automotive design
- MG Motor
) is a British automotive company headquartered
in Longbridge, Birmingham, England, and a subsidiary
of SAIC Motor
- Molecular motors
(biological) or artificial molecular machines
that are the essential agents
organisms. In general
- A stepper motor
, also known
as step motor
or stepping motor
, is a brushless
DC electric motor
a full rotation
into a number
- 42°18′53″N 83°12′38″W / 42.31472°N 83.21056°W / 42.31472; -83.21056 Ford Motor
Company, commonly known
as Ford, is an American multinational