What does oscillator mean?

Definitions for oscillatorˈɒs əˌleɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oscillator(noun)

    generator that produces sonic oscillations or alternating current


  1. oscillator(n.)

    One that oscillates; specif.: (Electronics) Any device or circuit for producing electric oscillations, whether of current or voltage; esp., an apparatus for generating electric waves in a system of wireless telegraphy. Oscillators are essential components of radio transmission devices and digital computers, as well as many other types of electronic device. In computers the oscillator provides the voltage impulses which permit information bits to be transferred between parts of the computer in a defined sequence.


  1. oscillator(Noun)

    a tuned electronic circuit used to generate a continuous output waveform

  2. oscillator(Noun)

    A pattern that returns to its original state, in the same orientation and position, after a finite number of generations.


  1. Oscillator

    Oscillator is an EP by Information Society. It was their first new commercial release after six-year break. This six-song record uses the vocal stylings of newcomer Christopher Anton, as well as a range of intriguing guests and remixers. In addition to four mixes of the underground hit "Back in the Day", and the well-received track "I Like The Way You Werk It", there is a rare live recording of "Great Big Disco World", made at Club Milky Robot in Osaka, Japan, in 2006.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oscillator in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oscillator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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