[flahy-hweel, -weel] /ˈflaɪˌʰwil, -ˌwil/
a heavy disk or rotating on a shaft so that its momentum gives almost uniform rotational speed to the shaft and to all connected machinery.
a heavy wheel that stores kinetic energy and smooths the operation of a reciprocating engine by maintaining a constant speed of rotation over the whole cycle
1784, from fly (n.) “speed-regulating device” (from fly (v.1)) + wheel (n.).
[flahy-hwisk, -wisk] /ˈflaɪˌʰwɪsk, -ˌwɪsk/ noun 1. a device for brushing away flies, often made of horsehair. 2. a fan used to keep cool and to keep insects away.
Symbol, Physics. 1. . Symbol, Chemistry. 1. . 1. Electronics. frequency modulation: a method of impressing a signal on a radio carrier wave by varying the frequency of the carrier wave. 2. Radio. a system of radio broadcasting by means of frequency modulation. 3. of, relating to, or utilizing such a system. 1. . 2. […]
1. (in prescriptions) make a mixture.
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