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Meaning of "ac" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AC

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ac is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AC 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 ac in the English dictionary

The definition of ac in the dictionary is Ascension Island.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AC

abyssopelagic
AC/DC
ACA
acacia
acacia tree
Acad.
academe
academia
academic
academic advisor
academic dean
academic dress
academic gown
academic rank
academic year
academical
academicalism
academically
academicals
academician

Synonyms and antonyms of ac in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ac» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AC

Find out the translation of ac to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ac from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ac» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

交流电
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

CA
570 millions of speakers

English

ac
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एसी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ميلان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

переменного тока
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

AC (abreviatura de ´corrente alternada´)
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এসি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

courant alternatif
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ac
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wechselstrom
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

>交流
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

>교류
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ac
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ac
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

AC
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एसी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

AC
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

corrente alternata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ac
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

змінного струму
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ac
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ac
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

AC
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ac
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ac
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ac

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AC»

The term «ac» is very widely used and occupies the 855 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ac

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AC»

Discover the use of ac in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ac and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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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
2
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
3
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
4
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
5
High Performance AC Drives: Modelling Analysis and Control
This book presents a comprehensive view of high performance ac drives.
Mukhtar Ahmad, 2010
6
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
7
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
8
Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls, and Maintenance
Updated to the 2008 National Electrical Code and featuring safety references to the most current OSHA Safe Work policies, Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls, and Maintenance, 9th Edition provides practical, hands-on information to get ...
Jeffrey Keljik, 2008
9
Flexible Ac Transmission Systems (FACTS)
Much research activity continues in this field and this book aims to describe the state-of-the-art internationally. It will be widely welcomed throughout the power industry.
Yong-Hua Song, Allan Johns, 1999
10
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

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ac is used in the context of the following news items.
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Do you know these Good Samaritans? AC/DC fans sold fake tickets …
Two AC/DC fans are on the hunt for the Good Samaritans who saved their evening after they discovered they had been sold fake tickets. «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
2
AC/DC, Wembley Stadium, review: 'forever rocking, forever Young'
They came to rock. And that's what they did. Wembley Stadium positively heaved with massed delight as AC/DC slammed out one hard hitting ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
4 Areas for AC Milan's Jeremy Menez to Improve on in 2015/16 …
Last season, Jeremy Menez led AC Milan in scoring and was, along with Diego Lopez, one of the few bright spots of Milan's campaign. Menez's ... «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
4
Silvio Berlusconi Wants Zlatan Ibrahimovic Back at AC Milan
AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has stated his desire to see Zlatan Ibrahimovic back at the club, as reported by Goal.com. The striker has ... «90min, Jul 15»
5
Western Mass Pioneers come back against AC Connecticut, earn 2 …
Gustavo Ferreira helped the Western Mass Pioneers draw AC Connecticut Friday. ((DAVID HENRY / WWW.SWEETDOGPHOTOS.COM)). «MassLive.com, Jul 15»
6
Rats on board AC coaches of Kerala trains
THANE: Trains to and from Kerala need a Pied Piper on board. With travellers often complaining of the rat menace on trains from the coastal ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
7
PSG ponder move for AC Milan prodigy
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly thinking about a move for AC Milan prodigy Hachim Mastour. The attacking midfielder is highly rated in Italy ... «Forza Italian Football, Jul 15»
8
AC's Jordan Leasure is Male Athlete of the Year
AMANDA – Playing three sports doesn't always give an athlete time to reflect on their successes. Amanda-Clearcreek's Jordan Leasure had a ... «Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Jul 15»
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The greatest teams of all time: AC Milan 1988-90 - News - UEFA.com
The Greatest: "We defended by attacking and pressing," says Carlo Ancelotti as he recalls the AC Milan side that crushed allcomers in the late ... «UEFA.com, Jul 15»
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AC/DC playing at Slane? 10 things you didn't know about the rock …
Australian rock band AC/DC posed in a studio in London in August 1979. Left to right: Malcolm Young, Bon Scott, Angus Young, Cliff Williams ... «Irish Mirror, Jul 15»

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