voltage regulator

noun Electricity.

a device that controls or maintains the voltage of an electrical circuit. Abbreviation: VR

Nearby words

  1. volta,
  2. volta effect,
  3. volta redonda,
  4. voltage,
  5. voltage divider,
  6. voltaic,
  7. voltaic battery,
  8. voltaic cell,
  9. voltaic couple,
  10. voltaic electricity

Origin of voltage regulator

First recorded in 1910–15

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