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Meaning of "limiter" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LIMITER

limiter  [ˈlɪmɪtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LIMITER

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conjunction
determiner
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Limiter 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 LIMITER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Limiter

In electronics, a limiter is a circuit that allows signals below a specified input power to pass unaffected while attenuating the peaks of stronger signals that exceed this input power.

Definition of limiter in the English dictionary

The definition of limiter in the dictionary is an electronic circuit that produces an output signal whose positive or negative amplitude, or both, is limited to some predetermined value above which the peaks become flattened Also called: clipper.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LIMITER


alkalimeter
ˌælkəˈlɪmɪtə
altimeter
ælˈtɪmɪtə
calorimeter
ˌkæləˈrɪmɪtə
colorimeter
ˌkʌləˈrɪmɪtə
delimiter
diːˈlɪmɪtə
dimeter
ˈdɪmɪtə
fluorimeter
ˌflʊəˈrɪmɪtə
gravimeter
ɡrəˈvɪmɪtə
lysimeter
laɪˈsɪmɪtə
oximeter
ɒkˈsɪmɪtə
perimeter
pəˈrɪmɪtə
planimeter
plæˈnɪmɪtə
polarimeter
ˌpəʊləˈrɪmɪtə
salimeter
sæˈlɪmɪtə
scimitar
ˈsɪmɪtə
simitar
ˈsɪmɪtə
tachymeter
tæˈkɪmɪtə
tensimeter
tɛnˈsɪmɪtə
turbidimeter
ˌtɜːbɪˈdɪmɪtə
velocimeter
ˌvɛləˈsɪmɪtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LIMITER

limited
limited bus
limited company
limited edition
limited liability
limited liability company
limited monarchy
limited partner
limited partnership
limited war
limited-stop bus
limitedly
limitedness
limites
limiting
limitingly
limitless
limitlessly
limitlessness
limitrophe

WORDS THAT END LIKE LIMITER

biter
citer
copywriter
dynamiter
inviter
Jupiter
liter
miter
profiter
recruiter
reiter
scimiter
singer-songwriter
smiter
songwriter
story writer
typewriter
vomiter
waiter
writer

Synonyms and antonyms of limiter in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «limiter» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LIMITER

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The translations of limiter from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «limiter» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

limitador
570 millions of speakers

English

limiter
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सीमक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المحدد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ограничитель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

limitador
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সীমা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

limiteur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Limiter
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Limiter
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

リミッタ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

제한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Limiter
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giới hạn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எல்லைப்படுத்தி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सीमक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sınırlayıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

limitatore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ogranicznik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

обмежувач
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

limitator
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

περιοριστή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

limiter
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

begränsare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

begrenser
5 millions of speakers

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LIMITER»

Discover the use of limiter in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to limiter and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Safety Impacts of Speed Limiter Device Installations on ...
ASSESSMENTS OF SPEED LIMITER EFFECTIVENESS Safety Effectiveness of Speed Limiters: Published Results This section discusses the effectiveness of speed limiters on driver behavior. Unfortunately, there is a paucity of relevant ...
‎2008
2
DAFX: Digital Audio Effects
The purpose of a limiter is to provide control over the highest peaks in the signal, but to otherwise change the dynamics of the signal as little as possible. This is achieved by employing a characteristic curve with an infinite ratio R = ∞ above a  ...
Udo Zölzer, 2011
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Passive RF & Microwave Integrated Circuits
P out burn out max n loss isolation rtio z e actuallimiter ins e ro P′ t P t ideal limiter insertion loss x a I II III Pin P out time flat leakage spike leakage to b Figure 10.9. Limiter characteristics: typical transfer characteristic for an ideal and practical ...
Leo Maloratsky, 2003
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Numerical Methods for Conservation Laws
We will concentrate on just two classes of methods that are quite popular: flux- limiter methods and slope- limiter methods. More comprehensive reviews of many high resolution methods are given by Colella and Woodward[98] and ...
Randall J. LeVeque, 1992
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The Electronics Handbook, Second Edition
(b) (c) FIGURE 12.42 Functional block diagrams of typical AM and FM receivers: ( a) AM receiver, (b) FM receiver using a Foster-Seelcy discriminator and limiter, (c ) FM receiver using a ratio detector.
Jerry C. Whitaker, 2005
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Practical RF System Design
8.2 HARD LIMITING A hard limiter (Egan, 1998, p. 398) produces a rectangular waveform of fixed amplitude with transitions synchronized to those of the input signal. The fundamental component of this output has the same frequency as the  ...
William F. Egan, 2004
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Computational Fluid Dynamics 2006: Proceedings of the Fourth ...
DD limiter van Albada limiter Superbee limiter Minbee limiter PIV data Position across slot mm -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 0 5 10 15 20 25 DD limiter van Albada limiter Superbee limiter Minbee limiter PIV data (a) U-velocity 2mm Position across slot mm -2 ...
Herman Deconinck, E. Dick, 2009
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Creative Sequencing Techniques for Music Production
Parameter Gain (Left and Right) Threshold Lookahead Release Ceiling Bits Dither and Noiseshaping Indicators Function Controls the input gain for each channel independently Sets the point at which the limiter will start operating Sets the ...
Andrea Pejrolo, 2012
9
Riemann Solvers and Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics: A ...
The function 0MO(r, \c\) (ULTRAA) corresponds to the flux limiter ULTRABEE of Roe [409]; (j>sa(r, \c\) (SUPERA) corresponds to the flux limiter SUPERBEE of Roe [409] ; <j>vl(r, \c\) (VANLEER) corresponds to the flux limiter of van Leer [554 ], ...
Eleuterio F. Toro, 2009
10
PSPICE and MATLAB for Electronics: An Integrated Approach
o + FIGURE 5.20 Double limiter. In Equation (5.19), VH and VLare constant and are independent of the input voltage v,N. Circuits that have such characteristics are termed hard limiters. If VH and VL are not constant but are linearly related to ...
John Okyere Attia, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LIMITER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term limiter is used in the context of the following news items.
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STI Advances Development With SFCL Customers - satprnews.com
... achieved positive results with multiple superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) customers following the Conductus® wire evaluation and ... «Satellite PR News, Jul 15»
2
Carbon Electra is Plugin Boutique's eye-catching new synth …
Ability to run the amp section "too hot" into the built in optional limiter at the main output, creating a modern hyper-compressed sound. «MusicRadar.com, Jul 15»
3
VIDEO: Mercedes-AMG teases C 63 Coupe - motoring.com.au
... 375kW/700Nm as the C 63S sedan, enabling it to reach 100km/h in less than four seconds and crack 300km/h with its limiter removed. «Motoring, Jul 15»
4
Pro bike: Steve Cummings' Tour de France Cervelo P5 - BikeRadar …
Magura's hydraulic rim brakes allow for tight routing of the brake lines through the aero frame — often a severe limiter in brake performance on ... «BikeRadar.com, Jul 15»
5
Car review: 2015 Toyota Auris 1.2 Turbo - Tony Middlehurst …
From the arrival of boost at 1500rpm it revs smoothly to a conservative-feeling 5500rpm limiter. As a four-cylinder unit it's refined compared to ... «ChronicleLive, Jul 15»
6
LETTER: Pressures on our bus drivers - Eastbourne Herald
In all cases the buses were being driven at points close to their maximum (I understand) of 55mph where a limiter should cut in. None of the ... «Eastbourne Herald, Jul 15»
7
2015 Ford Mustang | Road Test - AutoMiddleEast.com
Pros. * Nicely weighted steering and brakes. * Does a great job of holding gears even when at the rev limiter. «AutoMiddleEast.com, Jul 15»
8
Henley on Thames - Mazda's new supermini is a little short on finesse
... integrated navigation system with three years' free European map updates, rear electric windows, cruise control and adjustable speed limiter. «Henley Standard, Jul 15»
9
2015 Mitsubishi RVR - Autofocus.ca
Pull off the highway in manual and it'll shift down on its own, but you'll leave the lights and then bang off the rev limiter in first before you ... «Autofocus, Jul 15»
10
Ford Mustang Vs. BMW M4: Compare Cars - The Car Connection
... to a rev-matching manual or seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox, and can get to 60 mph in just under four seconds or up to a 155-mph limiter. «The Car Connection, Jul 15»

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