Rotary Engine

Technology / Motorcycle / Rotary Engine: An internal combustion engine that does not have pistons, camshafts, valvetrain, or a crank shaft. It has three main moving parts, which are two rotors and an eccentric shaft, also referred to as an output shaft. (Compare to Boinger)

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Engine Adjective Synonyms: motor, machine, mechanism, appliance, apparatus, locomotive
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Search Engine

Technology / Computers / Search Engine: This is the working part of a database or application. MORE

Search Engine (SE)

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Search Engine (SE): a program, which searches a document or group of documents for relevant matches of a users keyword phrase and returns a list of the most relevant matches. Internet search engines such as Google and Ya MORE

Rotary Volume

Technology / Home Audio / Rotary Volume: An analog or linear volume control operated with a knob to raise and lower the volume, as opposed to separate digital 'up and down' pushbuttons or pushbar. MORE

Rotary Engine

Technology / Aviation / Rotary Engine: A powerplant that rotates on a stationary propeller shaft. An American invention by Adams-Farwell Co (1896), it was first used for buses and trucks in the US (1903), then copied by French engineers fo MORE

Reengineering

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Reengineering: The redesigning of business and work processes, policies or organizational structure. MORE

Rotary Current

Science / Tides and Currents / Rotary Current: A tidal current that flows continually with the direction of flow changing through all points of the compass during the tidal period. Rotary currents are usually found offshore where the direction of MORE

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