clipper - Dictionary definition and meaning for word clipper

(noun) (electronics) a nonlinear electronic circuit whose output is limited in amplitude; used to limit the instantaneous amplitude of a waveform (to clip off the peaks of a waveform)
Synonyms : limiter
Example Sentence
  • a limiter introduces amplitude distortion
(noun) a fast sailing ship used in former times
Synonyms : clipper ship
(noun) shears for cutting grass or shrubbery (often used in the plural) Definition
(noun) scissors for cutting hair or finger nails (often used in the plural)

Memory aid to help you memorize this

this sounds like ripper,that resembles fast..
9        2
Rose in Titanic got died( imagine the flower rose getting clipped) just because she didnt have a FAST SAILING BOAT
0        0

Download Our Mobile Apps

Please note that the apps on the website are currently in beta mode.