Meaning of “transformer” in the English Dictionary

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transformernoun [ C ]

us /trænsˈfɔr·mər/

a device that changes the characteristics of an electrical current

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"transformer" in Business English

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transformernoun [ C ]

uk /trænsˈfɔːmər/ us

a piece of electrical equipment that changes the force of an electrical current:

an electric/electrical/power transformer

(Definition of “transformer” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)