Definition of swash plate in English:

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swash plate

noun

An inclined disc revolving on an axle and giving reciprocating motion to a part in contact with it.
Example sentences
  • The IVT uses a swash plate design that imparts reciprocating motion via the inclination of a faceplate on a shaft relative to the axis of rotation.
  • Air bubbles under extreme pressures, like those found at the swash plate and pistons of a piston pump, explode.
  • Multi-piston swash plate type compressor with arrangement for internal sealing and for uniform distribution of refrigerant to cylinder bores
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