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American English: /ˌkɑmjəˈteɪʃən/
British English: /kɒmjʊˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of commutation in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Jones then applied to the State Board of Pardons and Parole for commutation of the sentence to life imprisonment, which was denied.
    • The death penalty may only be imposed for the most serious crimes with sentenced persons enjoying the right to seek a pardon or other commutation of the sentence.
    • A similar provision covers the issue of pardon or commutation of sentence.
    Example sentences
    • A main switching element is provided to turn ON and OFF an input voltage, and a synchronous commutating switching element is provided to perform synchronous commutation of a load current.
    • With a 17-mm diam and lengths of 17 or 24 mm, a series of motors has high efficiency and long life, due to a precious metal commutation and neodymium magnets.
    • Very many DC motors (brush-type) have built-in commutation, meaning that as the motor rotates, mechanical brushes automatically commutate coils on the rotor.
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