Definition of Magnetoelectric machine
1. Noun. 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.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Magnetoelectric Machine
Literary usage of Magnetoelectric machine
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Absolute Measurements in Electricity and Magnetism by Andrew Gray (1884)
"In practice, however, a very slow rate of charging is not economical, as the work spent in driving the generator, if a dynamo- or magnetoelectric machine, ..."
2. Natural Philosophy for General Readers and Young People by Adolphe Ganot (1905)
"... the spring x presses on b and y on d, so that the direction of the current is still from x toy. Fig. 604. 552. Gramme's magnetoelectric machine. ..."
3. Practitioner's medical dictionary by George Milbry Gould (1910)
"C., Faradic, the current produced by an induction-coil or by a magnetoelectric machine. C., Galvanic, a current generated by the decomposition of acidulated ..."
4. Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal by Asiatic Society of Bengal, Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India) (1870)
"... the two terminals of the magnetoelectric machine, in such a way that the body of the tester acts as a shunt to the joint. ..."