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servomechanism

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɜː.vəʊˌmek.ə.nɪ.zəm/ us    /ˌsɝː.voʊˈmek-/ (also servo,   /ˈsɜː.vəʊ/    /ˈsɝː.voʊ/) specialized
a system that uses a small amount of power to control the power of a larger machineEngines and motorsThe engine and engine parts
(Definition of servomechanism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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