air-break switch

noun

Definition of air-break switch

: an electrical switch that breaks the circuit in air — compare oil-break switch

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First Known Use of air-break switch

1901, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of air-break switch was in 1901

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“Air-break switch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/air-break%20switch. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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