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"transformer" in British English

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transformernoun [C]

uk   /trænsˈfɔː.mər/ us   /trænsˈfɔːr.mɚ/
a device that changes the voltage or other characteristic of electrical energy as it moves from one circuit to another: Wire the fan and a 12-volt transformer to the light switch.
(Definition of transformer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"transformer" in American English

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transformernoun [C]

us   /trænsˈfɔr·mər/
a device that changes the characteristics of an electrical current
(Definition of transformer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"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)
Translations of “transformer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 变压器…
in Turkish akım değiştirici/dönüştürücü, adaptör, dönüşüm aygıtı…
in Russian трансформатор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 變壓器…
in Polish transformator…
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