selsyn

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selsyn (ˈsɛlsɪn)
 
n
another name for synchro
 
[from sel(f-) + syn(chronous)]

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selsyn

noun
a system consisting of a generator and a motor so connected that the motor will assume the same relative position as the generator; the generator and the motor are synchronized 
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