pulsator
noun Date: 1890 something that beats or throbs in working

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pulsator — PULSATÓR, OÁRE, pulsatori, oare, adj. 1. Care constă într o succesiune de pulsaţii (2) identice. 2. (Despre curentul electric) Care este format din alternanţe de un singur sens; (rar) pulsant (2). – Din fr. pulsatoire. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 25.04 …   Dicționar Român

  • Pulsator — Pul*sa tor, n. [L.] 1. A beater; a striker. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mech.) That which beats or throbs in working. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pulsator — [pul′sāt΄ər, pul sāt′ər] n. [L] any of several devices having a throbbing action, as a massage vibrator or a milking machine …   English World dictionary

  • Pulsator — Pul|sa|tor 〈m. 23〉 Melkmaschine [<lat. pulsator „Klopfer, Schläger“; zu pulsare „schlagen, klopfen“] * * * Pul|sa|tor, der; s, …oren [spätlat. pulsator = (An)klopfer, Schläger] (Technik): Gerät zur Erzeugung pulsierender Bewegungen od.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • pulsator — /pul say teuhr, pul say /, n. 1. something that pulsates, beats, or throbs. 2. pulsometer (def. 2). [1650 60; < L pulsator one who strikes a lyre. See PULSATE, TOR] * * * …   Universalium

  • Pulsator — Pul|sa|tor der; s, ...oren u. Pul|sa|tor|ma|schi|ne die; , n <nach spätlat. pulsator »der (An)klopfer«> Gerät zur Erzeugung pulsierender Bewegungen od. periodischer Druckänderungen (z. B. bei der Melkmaschine) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • pulsator — pulsate ► VERB 1) expand and contract with strong regular movements. 2) produce a regular throbbing sensation or sound. 3) (pulsating) very exciting. DERIVATIVES pulsation noun pulsator noun. ORIGIN Latin pul …   English terms dictionary

  • pulsator — noun Any pulsating astronomical object See Also: pulsar …   Wiktionary

  • pulsator — A machine or device that operates in a throbbing, vibrating, or rhythmic manner. * * * pul·sa·tor (pulґsa tər) an apparatus for maintaining respiration …   Medical dictionary

  • pulsator — Смотри Пульсатор …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

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