adapter plug

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English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • Adapter — A*dapt er, n. 1. One who adapts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) A connecting tube; an adopter. [1913 Webster] 3. (Chem., Elec., Mech.) Any device connecting two parts of an apparatus (e.g. tubes of different diameters, or electric cords with different …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plug — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 electric ADJECTIVE ▪ electric, power (AmE) ▪ mains (BrE) ▪ three pin, two pin ▪ The iron is fitted with a three pin pl …   Collocations dictionary

  • Plug compatible — A plug compatible machine is one that has been designed to be backwards compatible with a prior machine. In particular, a new computer system that is plug compatible has not only the same connectors and protocol interfaces to peripherals, but… …   Wikipedia

  • Adapter — An adapter or adaptor (both spellings in use in UK and US English) [] [] is a device used to match the or electrical characteristics of two different things so that a connection… …   Wikipedia

  • Plug and Play —    Abbreviated PnP. A standard from Compaq, Microsoft, Intel, and Phoenix that defines techniques designed to make PC configuration simple and automatic. A user can plug in a new device, and the operating system will recognize it and configure it …   Dictionary of networking

  • adapter — noun Adapter is used after these nouns: ↑plug …   Collocations dictionary

  • adapter — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. connector, plug, fitting …   English dictionary for students

  • adapter adaptor — noun (C) 1 something used to connect two pieces of equipment, especially when they are of different sizes 2 BrE a special type of plug 1 (1) that makes it possible to connect more than one piece of equipment to the electricity supply …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Danish telephone plug — Danish Telephone plugs, from left to right: Shallow wall socket with modern thin plug, shallow wall socket with earlier 18mm plug, shallow wall socket with RJ11 Telephone adapter (doesn t fit due to cable duct below), normal size RJ11 wall socket …   Wikipedia

  • Cheater plug — For the cheater cord, a cable formerly used by radio technicians, see Vacuum tube#AC power. A cheater plug, with metal grounding tab A cheater plug, AC ground lifter or three prong/two prong adapter is an adapter that allows a NEMA 5 15P… …   Wikipedia

  • Universal Power Adapter for Mobile Devices — Type Power Adapter Production history Designer UPAMD Alliance Hot pluggable Yes Daisy chain Yes …   Wikipedia

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