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1. transformer

noun. ['trænsˈfɔrmɝ'] an electrical device by which alternating current of one voltage is changed to another voltage.

Synonyms

  • Tesla coil
  • voltage regulator
  • step-up transformer
  • induction coil
  • primary coil
  • primary
  • secondary coil
  • step-down transformer
  • primary winding
  • secondary
  • secondary winding
  • coil

Antonyms

  • inessential
  • secondary
  • unoriginal
  • unimportant

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  • antireformer
  • outperformer
  • reformer
  • performer
  • informer
  • stormer
  • stoermer
  • warmer
  • dormer

2. down

adverb. ['ˈdaʊn'] spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position.

Synonyms

  • downward
  • downwardly

Antonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly
  • up

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

3. step

noun. ['ˈstɛp'] any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal.

Synonyms

  • safeguard
  • tactical maneuver
  • maneuver
  • tactical manoeuvre
  • guard
  • porcupine provision
  • countermeasure
  • precaution
  • shark repellent
  • measure

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • injudiciousness
  • inactivity
  • standard

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. step

verb. ['ˈstɛp'] shift or move by taking a step.

Synonyms

  • backpedal
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • function
  • come
  • malfunction
  • begin

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. step

noun. ['ˈstɛp'] the distance covered by a step.

Synonyms

  • pace
  • footstep
  • stride

Antonyms

  • enter
  • hop out
  • push
  • raise

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. down

adjective. ['ˈdaʊn'] being or moving lower in position or less in some value.

Synonyms

  • set
  • downbound
  • thrown
  • descending
  • behind
  • downfield
  • downward
  • weak
  • low
  • fallen

Antonyms

  • high
  • up
  • night school
  • disqualify

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

7. step

verb. ['ˈstɛp'] put down or press the foot, place the foot.

Synonyms

  • move
  • step on
  • go
  • locomote
  • tread on
  • travel

Antonyms

  • go off
  • stop
  • appear
  • no-go

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. step

noun. ['ˈstɛp'] the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down.

Synonyms

  • locomotion
  • sidestep
  • stride
  • pas
  • pace
  • trip
  • travel
  • footstep

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • forbid
  • disallow
  • boycott

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. down

verb. ['ˈdaʊn'] drink down entirely.

Synonyms

  • toss off
  • belt down
  • drink down
  • bolt down
  • kill
  • imbibe
  • pour down
  • drink

Antonyms

  • imperceptible
  • smart
  • infallible
  • irregular

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

10. step

noun. ['ˈstɛp'] support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway.

Synonyms

  • crow step
  • stairway
  • support
  • staircase
  • corbel step
  • corbiestep
  • riser
  • stair
  • corbie-step

Antonyms

  • take
  • immobility
  • confront
  • stand still

Etymology

  • stepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • steppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • steppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word step-down-transformer


1. Noun Phrase
Use the DMM to read the AC voltage across the step down transformer's secondary (not the AC input) winding.

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