English-Norwegian translation of generator

Translation of the word generator from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

generator in Norwegian

steamnoun generator [u]
  electricitynoun generator [u]
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Definitions of generator
1. generator - engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
  engine motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work
  alternator an old term for an electric generator that produces alternating current (especially in automobiles)
  brush contact with something dangerous or undesirable; "I had a brush with danger on my way to work"; "he tried to avoid any brushes with the police"
  dynamo generator consisting of a coil (the armature) that rotates between the poles of an electromagnet (the field magnet) causing a current to flow in the armature
  magneto, magnetoelectric machine a small dynamo with a secondary winding that produces a high voltage enabling a spark to jump between the poles of a spark plug in a gasoline engine
  rotor coil, rotor rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils; "there are horizontal rotors on a helicopter or compressor rotors in a jet engine"
  stator, stator coil mechanical device consisting of the stationary part of a motor or generator in or around which the rotor revolves
  turbogenerator generator consisting of a steam turbine coupled to an electric generator for the production of electric power
  aerogenerator, wind generator, windmill generator that extracts usable energy from winds
2. generator - someone who originates or causes or initiates something; "he was the generator of several complaints"
  source, author
  shaper, maker a machine tool for shaping metal or wood
  coiner a skilled worker who coins or stamps money
3. generator - an electronic device for producing a signal voltage
  electronic device a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
  oscillator generator that produces sonic oscillations or alternating current
  pulse generator a generator of single or multiple voltage pulses; usually adjustable for pulse rate
4. generator - an apparatus that produces a vapor or gas
  apparatus, setup equipment designed to serve a specific function
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