collector ring

noun

Definition of collector ring

1 : one or more continuous conducting rings in a dynamo or motor from which the brushes take or to which they deliver current
2 : the ring-shaped exhaust manifold of a radial airplane engine

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“Collector ring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/collector%20ring. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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