Definition of push-pull in English:


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Pronunciation: /pʊʃˈpʊl


  • 1Operated by pushing and pulling: the controls are operated through push-pull rods
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    • The flight controls feature all push-pull rod primary controls and boosted ailerons.
    • A push drill is similar to a push-pull screwdriver in the respect that you operate the tool by the same movement.
    • Frankly, I think it's going to be a push-pull effect.
  • 1.1 Electronics Having or involving two matched valves or transistors that operate 180 degrees out of phase, conducting alternately for increased output: a push-pull transistor amplifier
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    • The crosshead can be removed to conduct push-pull open-frame tests.
    • Fixed frequency, push-pull power stages tend to suffer lower noise while remaining easier to monitor during testing.
    • Designed for medical applications, a rugged push-pull connector offered by ODU-USA Inc. can withstand more than 1000 mating cycles.

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