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Synonyms of potentiometer

Noun


1. potentiometer, measuring instrument, measuring system, measuring device

usage: a measuring instrument for measuring direct current electromotive forces

2. potentiometer, pot, potential divider, voltage divider

usage: a resistor with three terminals, the third being an adjustable center terminal; used to adjust voltages in radios and TV sets

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