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An electric motor.

English

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] moto, to set in motion

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
motor

Plural
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motor ({{{1}}})
  1. A machine or device that converts any form of energy into mechanical energy, or imparts motion
  2. (archaic) A motor car, or automobile

Translations

Synonyms

Adjective

motor

  1. (biology): describing neurons that create the ability to move, see motor unit

Verb

Infinitive
to motor

Third person singular
motors

Simple past
motored

Past participle
motored

Present participle
motoring

to motor (third-person singular simple present motors, present participle motoring, simple past and past participle motored)
  1. to drive around leisurely in a motor car

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Bosnian

Noun

motor m. (pl.: motori)

  1. motor
  2. engine

Croatian

Noun

motor m (plural motori)

  1. motor
  2. engine

Declension


Czech

Pronunciation

Noun

motor m.

  1. engine, motor

Dutch

Noun

motor m. (plural motoren, diminutive motortje)

  1. engine (mechanical device)
  2. (short for motorrijwiel) motorbike

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Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmotor/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧tor

Noun

motor (plural motorok)

  1. engine, motor

Declension

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Romanian

Noun

motor n. [[Category:Template:lang:ro nouns|motor]]

  1. engine (mechanical device)


This Romanian entry was created from the translations listed at engine. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see motor in the Romanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Serbian

Noun

motor m. (pl.: motori)

  1. motor
  2. engine

Cyrillic spelling


Slovene

Noun

motor m.

  1. engine (mechanical device)


This Slovene entry was created from the translations listed at engine. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see motor in the Slovene Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Spanish

Noun

motor m. (plural motores)

Singular
motor m.

Plural
motores m.

  1. engine

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for motor Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative motor motorn motorer motorerna
Genitive motors motorns motorers motorernas

motor c.

  1. engine, motor

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