synchro
I. adjective Etymology: synchro- Date: 1947 adapted to synchronization II. noun Date: 1968 synchronized swimming

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  • synchro — [siŋ′krō, sin′krō] n. pl. synchros 〚/span> SYNCHRO 〛 a system consisting of a generator and one or more motorlike devices connected electrically so that, upon receipt of a signal from the generator, the rotors of the synchronous motors always… …   Universalium

  • synchro- — ⇒SYNCHRO , élém. formant Élém. tiré de l adj. fr. synchrone, entrant dans la constr. de mots du vocab. sc. (phys. essentiellement). V. synchrotron et aussi: synchrocyclotron, subst. masc., phys. nucl. ,,Cyclotron dans lequel, en vue de maintenir… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • synchro — [siŋ′krō, sin′krō] n. pl. synchros [< SYNCHRO ] a system consisting of a generator and one or more motorlike devices connected electrically so that, upon receipt of a signal from the generator, the rotors of the synchronous motors always… …   English World dictionary

  • synchro — (synchronization) act of synchronizing, act of causing to operate simultaneously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • synchro — ► NOUN ▪ synchronized or synchronization …   English terms dictionary

  • synchro- — [siŋ′krō, sin′krō] combining form synchronized, synchronous [synchromesh] …   English World dictionary

  • Synchro — [ frame|Schematic of Synchro TransducerThe complete circle represents the rotor. The solid bars represent the cores of the windings next to them. Power to the rotor is connected by slip rings and brushes, represented by the circles at the ends of …   Wikipedia

  • Synchro — Pour Synchro (émission de télévision). Un synchro est un type de transformateur électrique tournant qui sert à mesurer l angle d un arbre. Sommaire 1 Description 2 Types de synchros 3 Utilisation 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • synchro — selsinas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. rotary resolver; selsyn; synchro vok. Drehmelder, m; Selsyn, n rus. сельсин, m pranc. selsyn, m; synchro, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • synchro — synchronisation [ sɛ̃krɔnizasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1888; de synchroniser 1 ♦ Opération qui consiste à synchroniser; le fait d être synchronisé. ⇒ concordance. La synchronisation de deux pendules. Synchronisation de l image en télévision. ♢ Cin.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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