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Definition of "synchronoscope" [synchronoscope]

  • In electricity, same as synchronizer, 2. (noun)
  • An apparatus in which the principle of the revolving mirror is employed for the study of periodic phenomena. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "synchronoscope" in a sentence
  • "Over it was a circular dial on which a pointer began to rotate slowly; with his new-found knowledge, Hardy knew this to be a synchronoscope."
  • "The pointer of the synchronoscope rotated clockwise as the motor picked up speed, turning ever faster."
  • "As synchronizing with these cited circuits is a troublesome business, power stations utilize a so-called synchronoscope."