balancing condenser

noun

: a variable condenser used in an auxiliary way with a direction finder to make the indications of the instrument more precise

called also compensating condenser

Word History

First Known Use

1913, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of balancing condenser was in 1913

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“Balancing condenser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balancing%20condenser. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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