rectifier

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

rectify +‎ -er

NounEdit

rectifier (plural rectifiers)

  1. Something that rectifies.
  2. A device that converts alternating current into direct current; often a diode.
  3. (nautical) An instrument used for determining and rectifying the variations of the compass on board ship.
  4. (artificial neural networks) The activation function  , where x is the input to a neuron.

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French rectifier, from Late Latin rectificō, rectificāre (rectify, regulate, control).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁɛk.ti.fje/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

rectifier

  1. to rectify

ConjugationEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin rectifico.

VerbEdit

rectifier

  1. to rectify

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.