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Categories: Electrical power connectors, archived copy as title, Electrical components, Electric motors, Electrical power conversion
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commutator  Pohl commutator  Ruhmkorff commutator  Split-ring  Split-ring device
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Switch for reversing the direction of an electric current WordNet 3.0
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Switch for reversing the direction of an electric current WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A commutator is a rotary electrical switch in certain types of electric motors and electrical generators that periodically reverses the current direction between the rotor and the external circuit. Wikipedia
A rotary switch on the shaft of an electric motor or generator Wikipedia Disambiguation
An electrical switch, in a generator or motor, that periodically reverses the direction of an electric current. Wiktionary
Electrical switch. Wiktionary (translation)
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