Main definitions of combiner in English

: combiner1combiner2

combiner1

noun

  • 1Any of various electronic devices that combine signals, in particular:

    • ‘By using transmitter combiners, multicouplers and duplexers, a single broadband antenna can be shared among several users.’
    • ‘A device functions as a polarization beam combiner and an isolator.’
    • ‘We supply the antennas, amplifiers, splitters, filters, combiners, and reradiating kits that you need to design the correct system for your individual needs.’
    • ‘The return loss bridge can also be used as a signal combiner to combine two inputs to a single output.’
    • ‘In each of the adaptive notch filters, the beam outputs are split into two paths and in one path are applied directly to a signal combiner.’
    1. 1.1 A device that couples different frequencies to a single antenna.
      • ‘By means of a combiner filter the output hybrid signal is created (the combiner filter is a low-pass filter for the analog signal and a band-pass filter for the digital signal).’
    2. 1.2 A component of a cipher that combines two data sources to encrypt text.
    3. 1.3 An electrical transformer comprising several smaller ones.

Pronunciation:

combiner

/ˈkɒmbʌɪnə/

Main definitions of combiner in English

: combiner1combiner2

combiner2

noun

  • An operator of a combine harvester.

Pronunciation:

combiner

/ˈkɒmbʌɪnə/