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surge protector

noun

Simple Definition of surge protector

  • : a device that prevents an electrical surge from damaging electronic equipment

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of surge protector

  1. :  a device that prevents an electrical surge from damaging electronic equipment

Word by Word Definitions

surgeplay
  1. :  to rise and fall actively :  toss

    :  to rise and move in waves or billows :  swell

    :  to rise suddenly to an excessive or abnormal value

  1. :  a swelling, rolling, or sweeping forward like that of a wave or series of waves

    :  a large wave or billow :  swell

    :  a series of such swells or billows

protectorplay
  1. :  one that protects :  guardian

    :  a device used to prevent injury :  guard

    :  one having the care of a kingdom during the king's minority :  regent


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