cable for conducting electric power.
noun 1. an endless chain for transmitting motion and power between sprockets on shafts with parallel axes.
- Power cut
noun 1. a temporary interruption or reduction in the supply of electrical power to a particular area Sometimes shortened to cut
- Power cycle
(Or “cycle power”, “cycle”) To turn a machine’s power off and on, with the intention of clearing some kind of hung or gronked state. Synonym 120 reset; see also Big Red Switch. Compare Vulcan nerve pinch, bounce and boot, and see the AI Koan about Tom Knight and the novice. [Jargon File]
[pou-er-dahyv] /ˈpaʊ ərˌdaɪv/ verb (used with or without object), power-dived or power-dove, power-dived, power-diving. Aeronautics. 1. to cause to perform or to perform a power dive. noun, Aeronautics. 1. a dive, especially a steep dive, by an aircraft in which the engine or engines are delivering thrust at or near full power. noun 1. a […]