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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
- An engine
is a machine designed
one or more forms
energy. Available energy sources include potential
- An electric motor
is an electrical machine
that converts electrical energy
energy. Most electric motors operate through
- The Motor
(later, just Motor
) was a British
w****ly car magazine founded
on 28 January
1903 and published
Press. It was initially launched
- The General Motors Company
(GM) is an American multinational automotive manufacturing company headquartered
in Detroit, Michigan, United
States. It is...
- Ford Motor Company
as Ford) is an American multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered
in Dearborn, Michigan, United
- A stepper motor
, also known
as step motor
or stepping motor
, is a brushless
DC electric motor
a full rotation
into a number
- 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
- Suzuki Motor Corporation
(****anese: スズキ株式会社, Hepburn: Suzuki
Kabushiki-Gaisha) is a ****anese multinational corporation headquartered
in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu...
- A motor
vehicle, also known
as motorized vehicle
vehicle, is a self-propelled land vehicle, commonly
wheeled, that does not operate
- A motor
ship or motor vessel
is a ship propelled
by an internal combustion
engine. The names
of motor ships