Definition of snubber in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsnʌbə/


1A simple kind of shock absorber.
Example sentences
  • I put a devil's claw on the chain with a nylon snubber to the samson post, pipe-furled the sails and started getting loose gear secured above and below.
  • A snubber is provided adjacent the disc, the snubber having a body portion rigidly affixed with respect to the disc and snubber arms connected to the body portion.
2An electric circuit intended to suppress voltage spikes.
Example sentences
  • The MP2060 power film resistor suits frequency switching circuits, including snubbers and RF terminations.

Words that rhyme with snubber

blubber, clubber, grubber, lubber, rubber, scrubber

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