synchronous speed

noun

Definition of synchronous speed

: a definite speed for an alternating-current machine that is dependent on the frequency of the supply circuit because the rotating member passes one pair of poles for each alternation of the alternating current

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“Synchronous speed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synchronous%20speed. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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