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Meaning of "a.c." in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD A.C.

Latin: before meals.
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PRONUNCIATION OF A.C.

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WHAT DOES A.C. MEAN IN ENGLISH?

AC

AC, A.C. or Ac may refer to: ▪ Air conditioning, the process of altering the properties of air to more favourable conditions ▪ Alternating current, a type of electrical current where the current repeatedly changes direction ▪ Air Canada, the flag carrier and largest airline of Canada by IATA code...

Definition of a.c. in the English dictionary

The definition of a.c. in the dictionary is ante cibum.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A.C.

a-v
A.
A.E.
a.f.
a.k.a.
a.m.
A.N. Other
a.p.
a.r.
a.s.a.p.
a.v.
a´
A´asia
A/A
a/c

WORDS THAT END LIKE A.C.

acc.
c.
cc.
c.c.c.
dec.
doc.
etc.
fec.
inc.
Mac.
Mic.
misc.
Pac.
proc.
sc.
sec.
Soc.
spec.
t.d.c.
u.c.

Synonyms and antonyms of a.c. in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «a.c.» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A.C.

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Translator English - Chinese

交流
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a.c.
570 millions of speakers

English

a.c.
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एसी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

a.c.
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

переменный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

de corrente alternada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

a.c.
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

courant alternatif
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

A.c.
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wechsel
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

A。C.
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

교류
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

A.c.
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xoay chiều
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

A.C.
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एसी.
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

AC.
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

C.A.
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prądu przemiennego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

змінний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

A. C.
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Ε.Ρ.
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

A. C.
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

a.c.
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

vekselstrømmatede
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A.C.»

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A.C.»

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The Good Book: A Humanist Bible
A non-religious, humanist reference draws on secular literature and philosophy from both Western and Eastern traditions to consider such topics as the origins of the world, how to relate to others, and how to appreciate life.
A.C. Grayling, 2011
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Advanced AC Circuits and Electronics: Principles & Applications
Rather than presenting AC electronics as a series of seemingly magical rules and incantations, this book integrates AC circuit theory tools with electronics, interweaves topics as needed, and introduces the use of circuit analysis tools on ...
J. Michael Jacob, 2004
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AC Machine Systems: Mathematical Model and Parameters, ...
This book provides a new way for analyzing the AC machine systems. This book is designed for the researchers and postgraduates in the field of electric machines and control. It's also a reference book for related technicians.
Jingde Gao, Linzheng Zhang, Xiangheng Wang, 2010
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AC-DC Power System Analysis
This new text, written by one of the world's leading authorities on the subject, covers the incorporation of AC DC converters and DC transmission in power system analysis.
J. Arrillaga, Jos Arrillaga, Bruce Smith, 1998
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Vector Control of AC Drives
The notable impact of vector control of AC drives on most traditional and new technologies, the multitude of practical configurations proposed, and the absence of books treating this subject as a whole with a unified approach were the ...
Ion Boldea, Syed A. Nasar, 1992
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High Performance AC Drives: Modelling Analysis and Control
This book presents a comprehensive view of high performance ac drives.
Mukhtar Ahmad, 2010
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High-Power Converters and AC Drives
This book presents the latest cutting-edge technology in high-power converters and medium voltage drives, and provides a complete analysis of various converter topologies, modulation techniques, practical drive configurations, and advanced ...
Bin Wu, 2006
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DC/AC Circuits and Electronics: Principles & Applications
In addition, the same circuits presented in DC/AC Circuits and Electronics: Principles & Applications also appear in subsequent books in this series, encouraging readers to enlarge the envelope of performance and revisit techniques as they ...
Robert J. Herrick, 2003
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Flexible AC Transmission Systems: Modelling and Control: ...
The book covers comprehensively a range of power-system control problems: from steady-state voltage and power flow control, to voltage and reactive power control, to voltage stability control, to small signal stability control using FACTS ...
Xiao-Ping Zhang, Christian Rehtanz, Bikash Pal, 2012
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High Performance Control of AC Drives with Matlab / Simulink ...
Focusing on the most popular AC machines used in industry – induction machine and permanent magnet synchronous machine – this book illustrates advanced control techniques and topologies in practice and recently deployed.
Haitham Abu-Rub, Atif Iqbal, Jaroslaw Guzinski, 2012

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. A.c. [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ac>. Aug 2019 ».
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