Synonyms for rotor


1. rotor, rotor coil, armature
usage: the rotating armature of a motor or generator
2. rotor, bar
usage: the revolving bar of a distributor
3. rotor, rotating mechanism
usage: rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils; "there are horizontal rotors on a helicopter or compressor rotors in a jet engine"
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