Definitions for exciterɪkˈsaɪ tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ex•cit•erɪkˈsaɪ tər(n.)

  1. one that excites.

  2. an auxiliary generator that supplies energy for the excitation of another electric machine.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

Wiktionary

  1. exciter(Noun)

    A person who excites

  2. exciter(Noun)

    The electronic oscillator that generates the carrier signal for a transmitter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exciter(noun)

    one who, or that which, excites

Freebase

  1. Exciter

    Exciter is the tenth studio album by English electronic music band Depeche Mode, released in the United Kingdom on 14 May 2001 by Mute Records and in the United States on 15 May by Reprise Records. The album was produced by Mark Bell of Björk and LFO fame. The album also launched the Exciter Tour, one of the band's most successful tours. Exciter debuted at number nine on the UK Albums Chart and at number eight on the Billboard 200, selling 115,000 copies in its first week in the US. It is the only Depeche Mode album to debut higher in the US than in the UK. As of April 2006, Exciter had sold more than 426,000 copies in the US, and was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. The album was also certified Gold in Canada for shipments of 50,000 units. The remastered album was released on "deluxe" vinyl 30 March 2007 in Germany and 1 October 2007 internationally. The plant that appears on the cover of the album is part of the genus Agave.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Exciter

    A generator used for exciting the field magnet of a dynamo. In alternating current dynamos, e. g., of the Westinghouse type, a special dynamo is used simply to excite the field magnet. In central station distribution the same is often done for direct current dynamos.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

excite(verb)

to cause or rouse strong feelings of expectation, happiness etc in

The children were excited at the thought of the party.

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