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I tried to use the questions and answers as an armature on which to build a sculpture of genuine conversation.
Clifton Fadiman

Meaning of "armature" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ARMATURE

From Latin armātūra armour, equipment, from armāre to furnish with equipment.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ARMATURE

armature  [ˈɑːmətjʊə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ARMATURE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Armature 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 ARMATURE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of armature in the English dictionary

The first definition of armature in the dictionary is a revolving structure in an electric motor or generator, wound with the coils that carry the current. Other definition of armature is any part of an electric machine or device that moves under the influence of a magnetic field or within which an electromotive force is induced. Armature is also Also called: keeper. a soft iron or steel bar placed across the poles of a permanent magnet to close the magnetic circuit.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ARMATURE


acture
ˈæktjʊə
caricature
ˈkærɪkəˌtjʊə
comfiture
ˈkʌmfɪtjʊə
confiture
ˈkɒnfɪˌtjʊə
Gargantua
ɡɑːˈɡæntjʊə
garmenture
ˈɡɑːməntjʊə
immature
ˌɪməˈtjʊə
magistrature
ˈmædʒɪstrəˌtjʊə
mantua
ˈmæntjʊə
mature
məˈtjʊə
monture
ˈmɒntjʊə
overture
ˈəʊvəˌtjʊə
painture
ˈpeɪntjʊə
parture
ˈpɑːtjʊə
prefecture
ˈpriːfɛkˌtjʊə
premature
ˌprɛməˈtjʊə
prompture
ˈprɒmptjʊə
tainture
ˈteɪntjʊə
Tyr
tjʊə
Tyrr
tjʊə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ARMATURE

armada
armadillo
Armageddon
Armagh
Armagnac
Armalite
armament
armamentaria
armamentarium
armaments
armaments depot
armaments factory
Armani
armband
armchair
armchair banking
armchair shopping
Armco
armed
armed bullhead

WORDS THAT END LIKE ARMATURE

adventure
by nature
candidature
creature
curvature
feature
human nature
legislature
literature
miniature
Mother Nature
nature
nomenclature
ossature
room temperature
signature
special feature
State legislature
stature
temperature
the course of nature

Synonyms and antonyms of armature in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «armature» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ARMATURE

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

Translator English - Chinese

电枢
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

armadura
570 millions of speakers

English

armature
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आर्मेचर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حديد التسليح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

арматура
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

armadura
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বর্ম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

armature
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Angker
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anker
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

電機子
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

전기자
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sarung tangan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

binh giáp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆமேச்சர்க்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आर्मेचर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

armatür
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

armatura
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

armatura
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

арматура
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

armatura
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οπλισμός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

anker
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ankaret
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

armatur
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of armature

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ARMATURE»

The term «armature» is quite widely used and occupies the 34.737 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ARMATURE» OVER TIME

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

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QUOTES WITH «ARMATURE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word armature.
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Clifton Fadiman
I tried to use the questions and answers as an armature on which to build a sculpture of genuine conversation.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ARMATURE»

Discover the use of armature in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to armature and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Stop-Motion Armature Machining: A Construction Manual
This work, with over 200 photographs and illustrations, demonstrates the construction of armatures for film industry stop-motion puppets and the technical aspects of how to machine metal into the desired shape.
Tom Brierton, 2002
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The Armature of Conquest: Spanish Accounts of the Discovery ...
"Of all the books inspired by the Columbian quincentenary, this is easily one of the most challenging. Bodmer uses early Spanish chronicles to take the reader on a journey of exploration. . .
Beatriz Pastor Bodmer, 1992
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Armature Winding and Motor Repair: Practical Information and ...
This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.
Daniel Harvey Braymer, 2010
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Repairing Your Outdoor Power Equipment (Trade)
FLYWHEEL INSTALLATION AND ARMATURE GAP SETTING Special Tool Needed for This fob: Paper armature gap gauge If the flywheel has been removed for inspection or access to ignition parts, replace it using a new key. Use the same ...
Jay Webster, 2001
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Industrial Electricity
Armature voltage control is the type most commonly used in DC drives. By controlling the firing of SCRs we can control the voltage of the armature of a DC motor. A typical SCR armature voltage controller is shown in Figure 22-11. As you look ...
Michael E. Brumbach, 2004
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Introducing Character Animation with Blender
Building an armature can be very simple or very complicated, depending upon how much control the animator wants over the character's body parts and how many constraints and restrictions are desired on the character's movement.
Tony Mullen, 2011
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Power System Stability
The transient and subtransient d-c. components of field current decrease with the same time constants, Td' and Tdr respectively, as the corresponding a-c. components of armature current. The a-c. component of field current decays with time ...
Edward Wilson Kimbark, 1995
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Modeling of the Armature-rail Interface in an ...
Table 3.2 Material Properties and Element Type of the Armature Figure 3.18 Schematic of the 2-D, 8-node rectangular PLANE 183 element A typical ANSYS deformation result is shown in Figure 3.19. The displacement in any vertical cross  ...
Lei Wang, 2008
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Practical Directions for Armature Field-Magnet Winding
Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.
Edward Trevert, 2012
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Designing the Doll: From Concept to Construction
Many of us have also picked up basic armature information from art studio methods for fine art sculpture in metals and fired clays. The armatures used for this kind of art work are often temporary. They are made to hold up the original sculpture ...
Susanna Oroyan, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ARMATURE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term armature is used in the context of the following news items.
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Inside Out inverts concrete and metal relationship
The atypical shade is composed of just a frame, portraying the armature typically used in concrete structures externally, this inversion of of materials further ... «Designboom, Jul 15»
2
Red Ash reunites Mega Man Legends producers; Kickstarter begins
9 and the Xbox One exclusive ReCore, which is being developed in conjunction with Armature Studio. Visit Chatty to Join The Conversation ... «Shacknews, Jul 15»
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ReCore UK release date, price, gameplay, trailer: Pre-order ReCore
Metroid Prime game director and now head designer at Armature Marc Pacini told Kotaku that ReCore would be a third-person, non-linear ... «PC Advisor, Jul 15»
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At Bellevue Arts Museum: 'Let's Play War!'
The final step is wrapping the figure in acrylic yarn, either by crocheting the yarn directly onto the armature or taking pre-crocheted garments ... «The Seattle Times, Jul 15»
5
Theater Review: Encores!' (and Jake Gyllenhaal's, and Ellen …
A kind of botanical Sweeney Todd, it supports its genre pleasures on an armature of morality. In Little Shop, it's not about injustice and revenge, ... «Vulture, Jul 15»
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Games Inbox: PS Plus vs. indie gaming, Terminator: Genisys game …
(One of the main guys died and a lot of the others formed Armature and are working on that new ReCore game for Xbox One, that was at E3.). «Metro, Jul 15»
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Last call for Charles Livingston and Priscilla Fowler at Pirate …
... in the translation to three dimensions. The shape is derived from a hidden armature that has 449 bicycle tire tubes stretched around it. «Westword, Jul 15»
8
Audiofly AF120 Hybrid Dual-Driver In-Ear Monitors Review
Featuring a dynamic 9mm driver as well as a balanced armature driver, these buds pump out serious sound for serious listeners and musicians ... «Tom's Guide, Jul 15»
9
Specular lightmaps to define material's shininess
We should set some shininess to the armature material but no shininess to the human sub-mesh. This can be easily done in Blender and most ... «GameDev.net, Jun 15»
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PlayStation Plus July Free Games Might Include Batman: Arkham …
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate has been developed by Armature and not Rocksteady and, as such, sports a different gameplay experience ... «Geek Snack, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Armature [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/armature>. Dec 2019 ».
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