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Definition of Switch
Switch Switch, n. (Elec.)
A device for shifting an electric current to another circuit,
or for making and breaking a circuit.
SwitchSwitch Switch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Switched; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To strike with a switch or small flexible rod; to whip.
2. To swing or whisk; as, to switch a cane.
3. To trim, as, a hedge. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
4. To turn from one railway track to another; to transfer by
a switch; -- generally with off, from, etc.; as, to switch
off a train; to switch a car from one track to another.
5. (Eccl.) To shift to another circuit. SwitchSwitch Switch, n. [Cf. OD. swick a scourage, a whip. Cf.
1. A small, flexible twig or rod.
Mauritania, on the fifth medal, leads a horse with
something like a thread; in her other hand she holds
a switch. --Addison.
2. (Railways) A movable part of a rail; or of opposite rails,
for transferring cars from one track to another.
3. A separate mass or trees of hair, or of some substance (at
jute) made to resemble hair, worn on the head by women.
4. (Elec.) A mechanical device for shifting an electric
current to another circuit.
Safety switch (Railways), a form of switch contrived to
prevent or lessen the danger of derailment of trains.
Switch back (Railways), an arrangement of tracks whereby
elevations otherwise insurmountable are passed. The track
ascends by a series of zigzags, the engine running
alternately forward and back, until the summit is reached.
Switch board (Elec.), a collection of switches in one piece
of apparatus, so arranged that a number of circuits may be
connected or combined in any desired manner.
Switch Switch, v. i.
To walk with a jerk. [Prov. Eng.]
Meaning of Switch from wikipedia
- Centrifugal switch Company switch
Dead man's switch
Hall-effect switch Inertial switch Isolator switch
Kill switch Latching switch
- The Nintendo Switch
is a video
game console developed
and released worldwide
in most regions
3, 2017. The console itself
is a tablet...
- A switch
is a device
that can connect, disconnect, or divert current
in an electrical
or The Switch
may also refer
- A network switch
(also called switching
hub, and, by the IEEE, MAC bridge) is networking hardware
that connects devices
on a computer
is the first album
by R&B band, Switch
in 1978. It is also their first
on the Motown subsidiary
Gordy. After recording
- The Princess Switch
: Switched Again
is a 2020 American Christmas romantic comedy
by Mike Rohl. A sequel
to The Princess Switch
, it stars
is an American
R&B/funk band that found
for the Gordy label
in the late 1970s, releasing
such as "There'll Never
- The Princess Switch
is a 2018 American Christmas romantic comedy
by Mike Rohl from a screenplay
by Robin Bernheim
On (also known
1) is a compilation
of Stereolab's first three
releases, and was originally
- Play media
The reed switch
is an electrical switch operated
by an applied magnetic
field. It was invented
in 1922 by professor Valentin Kovalenkov
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