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dynamonoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɑɪ·nəˌmoʊ/ (plural dynamos)
a device that changes energy of movement into electrical energy: fig. She’s a real dynamo (= energetic force).
Translations of “dynamo”
in Vietnamese máy phát điện…
in Spanish dinamo…
in Thai เครื่องผลิตกระแสไฟ…
in Malaysian dinamo…
in French dynamo…
in German der Dynamo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發電機, 動力,精力…
in Indonesian dinamo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发电机, 动力…
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