synchronous converter

noun

Definition of synchronous converter

: a synchronous machine that converts from alternating to direct current or vice versa

called also rotary converter

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“Synchronous converter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synchronous%20converter. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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