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Synonyms for switch

Synonyms for switch

to move to and fro vigorously and usually repeatedly

to leave or discard for another


to give up in return for something else

Synonyms for switch

control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit

an event in which one thing is substituted for another

hairpiece consisting of a tress of false hair

railroad track having two movable rails and necessary connections

a flexible implement used as an instrument of punishment

a basketball maneuver

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the act of changing one thing or position for another

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change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence

exchange or give (something) in exchange for

make a shift in or exchange of

cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation

flog with or as if with a flexible rod

reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

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"The switch mercury in vehicles is a key part of it because of the bulk quantity, but clearly we have a broader agenda of getting all of the mercury out of vehicles," Gearhart says.
Despite coming in a smaller body, the Switch Lite is still capable of playing games designed for the original Switch.
"We see connecting to The Switch as a strategic move in ensuring the delivery of breaking news in the Middle East."
The ignition and start switch, a turn and push-to-start was not working properly.
Raschka, (2009) refers the difficulty of classifying the classification of code switching to many causes; including the locus and intervalof the switch that can affect its purpose, as well as the nature of the switch when activated by another narrator, particularly teacher.
During the construction of its new 180-megawatts of solar generation projects, Switch Station 1 and Switch Station 2, Switch has partnered with local utility NV Energy to utilize renewable energy from existing facilities in the state.
Ultra-miniature detect switches are playing a significant role in a number of applications today.
This reliable switch maintains the switch position on power loss and continues to pass data.
Continuing the emphasis on careful switch selection, complementary Signametrics articles that ran in 2006 and 2007 explained in detail the effect of switch resistance on low-level measurements.
According to Net Insight, the investment in the new infrastructure will position The Switch as the largest provider of customer-controlled fibre switching in North America.
When the pressure in the chamber increases, the deforming membrane--which is located in close proximity to the switch--expands outward and pushes the pin plunger of the switch. Once the actuating point is reached, the switch commutes from its ON1 position to its ON2 position and causes the specified process to initiate.
Worldwide Computer Products News-24 August 2007-Four Courier Smart Switches introduced by USRobotics(C)1995-2007 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
The National Vehicle Mercury Switch Recovery Program is designed to remove mercury-containing light switches from scrap vehicles before the vehicles are flattened, shredded and melted to make new steel.
Currently, forward-looking virtualization vendors are working with the intelligent switch vendors to promote standard APIs for intelligent switches and applications called the Fabric Application Interface Standard (FAIS).
Len Vermillion: What benefits does a smart switch have over a conventional switch?