in verter


a person or thing that inverts.
Electricity. a device that converts direct current into alternating current.
Compare converter.

1605–15; invert + -er1 Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
inverter or invertor (ɪnˈvɜːtə)
1.  any device for converting a direct current into an alternating current
2.  computing another name for NOT circuit
invertor or invertor

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inverter   (ĭn-vûr'tər)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. An electronic device that reverses the sign of the current or voltage of a signal or power source. Also called phase inverter.

  2. An electrical device used to convert direct current into alternating current.

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