armature

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • noun a coil or coils of wire around a metal core in which electric current is induced in a generator, or in which the input current interacts with a magnetic field to produce torque in a motor
  • noun a movable part of an electromagnetic device, e.g. the movable iron part of a relay

Construction

  • The rotating part of a motor or generator consisting of copper wire wound around an iron core.

Electronics

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