degausser
noun see degauss

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • degausser — /dee gow seuhr/, n. 1. something that degausses. 2. a device, esp. one used in filmmaking, that can erase a whole roll of magfilm, audiotape, etc., so that it can be used again. [DEGAUSS + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Degausser — F/A/V A device used to erase recordings on magnetic tapes and films or to demagnetize magnetic recording heads …   Audio and video glossary

  • degausser — /dee gow seuhr/, n. 1. something that degausses. 2. a device, esp. one used in filmmaking, that can erase a whole roll of magfilm, audiotape, etc., so that it can be used again. [DEGAUSS + ER1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Degaussing — Degausser redirects here. For the song by Brand New, see Degausser (song). Degaussing is the process of decreasing or eliminating an unwanted magnetic field. It is named after Carl Friedrich Gauss, an early researcher in the field of magnetism.… …   Wikipedia

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  • degauss — transitive verb Etymology: de + gauss, after Karl F. Gauss Date: circa 1940 to remove or neutralize the magnetic field of < degauss a ship > < degauss a magnetic tape > • degausser noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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