elec·​tro·​me·​chan·​i·​cal | \ i-ˌlek-trō-mə-ˈka-ni-kəl How to pronounce electromechanical (audio) \

Definition of electromechanical

: of, relating to, or being a mechanical process or device actuated or controlled electrically especially : being a transducer for converting electrical energy to mechanical energy

Other Words from electromechanical

electromechanically \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​mə-​ˈka-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce electromechanical (audio) \ adverb

Examples of electromechanical in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The company also specializes in intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) sensor development, electromechanical systems design, aerospace engineering and other technical disciplines. William Thornton | Wthornton@al.com, al, 19 July 2022 The company, which is in the industrial automation business, sells software, electromechanical equipment, and services that help businesses boost productivity and efficiency. Trefis Team, Forbes, 7 June 2022 The bowling game is a wonder — a six-player arcade machine that keeps score and resets pins purely through electromechanical switches. Rory Appleton, The Indianapolis Star, 28 June 2022 The base portion may include a keyboard having a set of electromechanical keys. Ewan Spence, Forbes, 6 May 2022 The latter uses electromechanical actuators that control body motions and lean the car into corners like a motorcycle rider does (much like Mercedes-Benz's Active Body Control). Eric Stafford, Car and Driver, 11 Apr. 2022 GameWorks, which featured private party rooms that can host up to 600 guests and video games, pinball machines, electromechanical games, and more, opened its first location in Seattle in 1996. Brooks Sutherland, The Enquirer, 29 Dec. 2021 The company is engaged in research and development, prototype fabrication of electronics and complex electromechanical systems with ongoing testing and refinement. Robert Reiss, Forbes, 15 Oct. 2021 Will the humanoid robot ever ship, with its screenface, AI chip, eight cameras, 40 electromechanical actuators, and fit model proportions? Lauren Goode, Wired, 20 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of electromechanical

1814, in the meaning defined above

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“Electromechanical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electromechanical. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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