ex·​cit·​er | \ik-ˈsī-tər \

Definition of exciter 

1 : one that excites

2a : a generator or battery that supplies the electric current used to produce the magnetic field in another generator or motor

b : an electrical oscillator that generates the carrier frequency (as for a radio transmitter)

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many of the exciters of the so-called “tax revolt” were actually campaign workers for one of the gubernatorial candidates

First Known Use of exciter

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of exciter was in the 14th century

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