Definition of toggle switch in English:

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toggle switch

Pronunciation: /ˈtäɡəl ˌswiCH/

noun

1An electric switch operated by means of a projecting lever that is moved up and down.
Example sentences
  • Some squad leaders integrated their IPR and ISR radios with a toggle switch that allowed them to move between the two.
  • What was a strenuous task is now as easy as flipping the toggle switch that operates the spout.
  • The joystick control enables the operator to control steering, direction, and speed with the left hand, and a toggle switch located on top of the joystick allows quick switches between the turtle and rabbit modes.
2 Computing another term for toggle.

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Syllabification: tog·gle switch

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