a metal ring, usually of copper or cast iron, mounted so that current may be conducted through stationary brushes into or out of a rotating member.
(electrical engineering) a metal ring, mounted on but insulated from a rotating shaft of a motor or generator, by means of which current can be led through stationary brushes into or out of a winding on the shaft
- Slip road
noun 1. (Brit) a short road connecting a motorway, etc, to another road
verb (used without object), slipped or (Archaic) slipt; slipped; slipping. 1. to move, flow, pass, or go smoothly or easily; glide; slide: Water slips off a smooth surface. 2. to slide suddenly or involuntarily; to lose one’s foothold, as on a smooth surface: She slipped on the icy ground. 3. to move, slide, or start […]
noun, Furniture. 1. an upholstered seat having its own frame that fits loosely into the frame of a chair.
verb (used with or without object) 1. to insert (blank sheets) between printed sheets as they come off the press to prevent offset. noun 2. a sheet so inserted. noun 1. a sheet of paper that is interleaved between freshly printed sheets to prevent set-off verb 2. to interleave (printed sheets) with slipsheets