English-Spanish translation of rotor

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

rotor in Spanish

general? del rotor
Synonyms for rotor
Antonyms for rotor
Derived terms of rotor
Examples with translation
In helicopters, the cyclic controls the tilt of the main rotor, producing pitch and roll.
In helicopters, yaw is controlled through the pedals, which alter the angle of attack of the tail rotor blades.
Similar words


Definitions of rotor
1. rotor - rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils; "there are horizontal rotors on a helicopter or compressor rotors in a jet engine"
  rotating mechanism a mechanism that rotates
  helicopter, whirlybird, eggbeater, chopper an aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades
  jet engine a gas turbine produces a stream of hot gas that propels a jet plane by reaction propulsion
  impeller the blade of a rotor (as in the compressor of a jet engine)
  main rotor rotor consisting of large rotating airfoils on a single-rotor helicopter that produce the lift to support the helicopter in the air
  anti-torque rotor, tail rotor rotor consisting of a rotating airfoil on the tail of a single-rotor helicopter; keeps the helicopter from spinning in the direction opposite to the rotation of the main rotor
2. rotor - the rotating armature of a motor or generator
  stator, stator coil mechanical device consisting of the stationary part of a motor or generator in or around which the rotor revolves
  armature coil in which voltage is induced by motion through a magnetic field
  turbine rotary engine in which the kinetic energy of a moving fluid is converted into mechanical energy by causing a bladed rotor to rotate
  electric motor a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
  generator engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
3. rotor - the revolving bar of a distributor
  bar a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
  electrical distributor, distributer, distributor electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence
 = Synonym    = Antonym    = Related word
ROTOR was a huge and elaborate air defence radar system built by the British Government in the early 1950s to counter possible attack by Soviet bombers. The system was built up primarily of war-era radar systems, and was used only briefly before being replaced by more modern systems.

Your last searches