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synchroscope

[ sing-kruh-skohp ]
/ ˈsɪŋ krəˌskoʊp /
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noun

an instrument for determining the difference in phase between two related motions, as those of two aircraft engines or two electric generators.

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Origin of synchroscope

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British Dictionary definitions for synchroscope

synchroscope

synchronoscope (sɪŋˈkrɒnəˌskəʊp)

/ (ˈsɪŋkrəˌskəʊp) /

noun

an instrument used to indicate whether two periodic quantities or motions are synchronous
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