Definition of Regulator. Meaning of Regulator. Synonyms of Regulator
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Definition of Regulator
RegulatorRegulator Reg"u*la`tor (-l?`t?r), n.
1. One who, or that which, regulates.
2. (Mach.) A contrivance for regulating and controlling
(a) The lever or index in a watch, which controls the
effective length of the hairspring, and thus regulates
the vibrations of the balance.
(b) The governor of a steam engine.
(c) A valve for controlling the admission of steam to the
steam chest, in a locomotive.
3. A clock, or other timepiece, used as a standard of correct
time. See Astronomical clock
(a), under Clock.
4. A member of a volunteer committee which, in default of the
lawful authority, undertakes to preserve order and prevent
crimes; also, sometimes, one of a band organized for the
comission of violent crimes. [U.S.]
A few stood neutral, or declared in favor of the
Meaning of Regulator from wikipedia
- regulator Pressure regulator Diving regulator Voltage regulator Regulator
(sewer), a control device
used in a combined sewer system Regulator
, a device
- A voltage regulator
is a system designed
to automatically maintain
a constant voltage
level. A voltage regulator
may use a simple
- A pressure regulator
is a control valve
the input pressure
of a fluid
to a desired value
at its output. Regulators
are used for...
- In electronics, a linear regulator
is a system
used to maintain
voltage. The resistance
of the regulator varies
with the load resulting...
- The Regulators
to: The Regulators
(novel), a novel written
'Richard Bachman'. Known
as the sister
- A diving regulator
is a pressure regulator
that reduces pressurized breathing
gas to ambient pressure
it to the diver. The gas may be air...
- switcher) is an electronic power supply
a switching regulator
to convert electrical power
efficiently. Like other power
- A voltage regulator module
(VRM), sometimes called processor power module
(PPM), is a buck converter
- The War of the Regulation, also known
Movement, was an uprising
in the British North
- Acidity regulators
, or pH control
agents, are food additives
used to change
pH (acidity or basicity). They can be organic
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