Definitions of Electromotor

  1. A mover or exciter of electricity; as apparatus for generating a current of electricity. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. An apparatus or machine for producing motion and mechanical effects by the action of electricity; an electro-magnetic engine. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A motor moved by an electric current; the reverse of a dynamo. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. A machine in which the motive power is derived from electric currents by means of electro-magnets or dynamos. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. As a n., a machine whose motive power is electricity. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  6. n. An instrument for generating a current of electricity. Cabinet Dictionary