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Meaning of "rheotrope" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RHEOTROPE

rheotrope  [ˈriːəˌtrəʊp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RHEOTROPE

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adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rheotrope 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 RHEOTROPE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of rheotrope in the English dictionary

The definition of rheotrope in the dictionary is a device that reverses an electric current.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RHEOTROPE


allotrope
ˈæləˌtrəʊp
azeotrope
əˈziːəˌtrəʊp
emmetrope
ˈemɪˌtrəʊp
grope
ɡrəʊp
headrope
ˈhedˌrəʊp
heliotrope
ˈhiːlɪəˌtrəʊp
hemitrope
ˈhɛmɪˌtrəʊp
lycanthrope
ˈlaɪkənˌθrəʊp
misanthrope
ˈmɪzənˌθrəʊp
phalarope
ˈfæləˌrəʊp
philanthrope
ˈfɪlənˌθrəʊp
phototrope
ˈfəʊtəʊˌtrəʊp
pyrope
ˈpaɪrəʊp
rope
rəʊp
thaumatrope
ˈθɔːməˌtrəʊp
thixotrope
ˈθɪksəˌtrəʊp
tightrope
ˈtaɪtˌrəʊp
towing-rope
ˌtəʊɪŋˈrəʊp
trope
trəʊp
zoetrope
ˈzəʊɪˌtrəʊp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RHEOTROPE

rheological
rheologically
rheologist
rheology
rheometer
rheometric
rheometrical
rheometry
rheomorphic
rheomorphism
rheophil
rheophile
rheoreceptor
rheostat
rheostatic
rheotactic
rheotaxis
rheotome
rheotropic
rheotropism

WORDS THAT END LIKE RHEOTROPE

bell rope
boltrope
Central Europe
Conventional Forces in Europe
Council of Europe
East Europe
Eastern Europe
Europe
footrope
garden heliotrope
guide rope
jump rope
jumping rope
Manila rope
money for old rope
skip rope
skipping-rope
the rope
winter heliotrope
wire rope

Synonyms and antonyms of rheotrope in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «rheotrope» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RHEOTROPE

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

Translator English - Chinese

rheotrope
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rheotrope
570 millions of speakers

English

rheotrope
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

rheotrope
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عاكس التيار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

rheotrope
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rheotrope
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

rheotrope
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

rheotrope
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Rheotrope
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

rheotrope
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

rheotrope
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

rheotrope
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Rheotrope
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rheotrope
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

rheotrope
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रेशीम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

rheotrope
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

rheotrope
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rheotrope
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

rheotrope
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

rheotrope
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

rheotrope
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rheotrope
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rheotrope
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rheotrope
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rheotrope

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RHEOTROPE»

The term «rheotrope» is normally little used and occupies the 139.370 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RHEOTROPE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RHEOTROPE»

Discover the use of rheotrope in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rheotrope and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Specifications and Drawings of Patents Relating to ...
No particular construction of rheotrope is requfred, for one of any well-known type may be employed, the usual appliances for operating it being provided. 45 We have shown in the drawings a rheotrope of ordinary construction, sometimes ...
United States. Patent Office, 1888
2
Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
In a demagnetising apparatus, a holder for the article to be demagnetized, in combination with mechanism for turning the same, an electro-magnet with its poles presented to said bolder, a rheotrope in the ehxait of said electro-magnet, ...
United States. Patent Office, 1887
3
Sir Charles Wheatstone FRS: 1802-1875
Rheotrope an instrument which alternately inverts a current. • Rheoscope an instrument which merely ascertains the existence of a current. • Rheostat (the only word to survive in modern usage) which Wheatstone originally defined as a device ...
Brian Bowers, 2001
4
The cambridge course of Elementary physiscs
Suppose now, that at one station a rheotrope is introduced into the circuit, and at the other a galvanometer. Every time the circuit is closed by the rheotrope, the needle of the galvanometer is deflected ; and every time the current is reversed, ...
W.J. Rolfe and J.A. Gillet, 1868
5
Magnetism and electricity. With suppl. chapter by C.V. Boys
268. Current. Reverser,. Commutator,. or. Rheotrope. —. We have had already frequent occasion to study the effect of reversing the direction in which a current is passing. Where such reversal has to be effected often and quickly, it is ...
Frederick Guthrie, 1884
6
Orthopaedia
The rheotrope or commutator C changes the polarity of the current, so that it can be instantly broken or reversed. When it points vertically the current ceases to pass. When the winch of the rheotrope is resting on N, the positive current passes  ...
James Knight, 1874
7
Hand-books of Natural Philosophy: Courses I, II.
Pohl's rheotrope. — Various forms have more recently been given to rheotropes, one of the most convenient of which is that of Pohl, in which the use of mercury is dispensed with. Pour small copper columns A, b, c, d, fig. 562., about \ inch ...
Dionysius Lardner, 1853
8
A Text-book of Electro-therapeutics and Electro-surgery: For ...
only comparative terms, representing a to-and-fro current that is stronger in one direction than another, I do not consider the rheotrope any very great acquisition. Now if this Company, or any other, would devise an automatic rheotrope, which ...
John Butler ((Physician)), 1880
9
Results of Astronomical Observations Made at the Melbourne ...
Each clock has a pair of wires connecting it with the Rheotrope Table. The Chronograph, constructed by Siemens and Halske, of Berlin, was described in the introduction to the Williamstown Observations. The registry takes place on a fillet of ...
Melbourne Observatory, Robert Lewis John Ellery, 1866
10
Results of Astronomical Observations Made at the Melbourne ...
Each clock has a pair of wires connecting it with the Rheotrope Table. The Chronograph, constructed by Siemens and Halske, of Berlin, was described in the introduction to the Williamstown Observations. The registry takes place on a fillet of ...
‎1866

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