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Meaning of condenser by Wiktionary Dictionary

condenser


    Noun

    condenser ( plural: condensers )

    1. A device designed to condense a gas into a liquid, either as part of a still, steam engine, refrigerator or similar machine .
    2. ( electronics ) A capacitor .
    3. ( optics ) A lens ( or combination of lenses ) designed to gather light and focus it onto a specimen or part of a mechanism .
    4. A dental instrument used to pack filling into a cavity in a tooth .


Explanation of condenser by Wordnet Dictionary

condenser


    Noun
    1. an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge

    2. lens used to concentrate light on an object

    3. a hollow coil that condenses by abstracting heat

    4. an apparatus that converts vapor into liquid