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reverse the direction of (an alternating electric current) each half cycle so as to produce a unidirectional current

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The Iranian side promised to free all Iraqi prisoners in Iran (around 220 prisoners) or commutate their sentence," the statement added.
Two of the incremental encoders, sizes 35 and 45 mm, have the ability to commutate.
Mohammed Nazir, chairman of the Forum, said: "We welcome anything that can open new sources of funding for minority businesses entrepreneurs as lack of investment can be a barrier to people from these commutates even if they have very good ideas.
The vControl commutates the motor without the need for position sensors, eliminating leads and components.