oscillograph

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

oscillograph \oscillograph\ n.

1. a device for making a record of the wave forms of fluctuating . [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Oscillograph \Os"cil*lo*graph\, noun [L. oscillare to swing + -graph.] (Elec.) An apparatus for recording or indicating alternating-current wave forms or other electrical oscillations, especially of voltages or currents; it usually consists of a galvanometer with strong field, in which the mass of the moving part is very small and frequency of vibration very high. -- {Os'cil*lo*graph"ic}, adjective [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

oscillograph

noun

1: a device for making a record of the wave forms of fluctuating voltages or currents


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