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dynamonoun

uk   /ˈdaɪ.nə.məʊ/  us   /ˈdaɪ.nə.moʊ/ (plural dynamos)
[C] a device that changes energy of movement into electrical energy: A dynamo on a bicycle will power a pair of lights while the wheels are going around.
[C usually singular] an energetic force: Onstage she is a human dynamo, spending the hour in perpetual motion.
(Definition of dynamo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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).
(Definition of dynamo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dynamo”
in Spanish dinamo…
in Vietnamese máy phát điện…
in Malaysian dinamo…
in Thai เครื่องผลิตกระแสไฟ…
in French dynamo…
in German der Dynamo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发电机, 动力…
in Indonesian dinamo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發電機, 動力,精力…
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