analog computer

Definitions of analog computer

n a computer that represents information by variable quantities (e.g., positions or voltages)

analogue computer
differential analyzer
an analog computer designed to solve differential equations
slide rule, slipstick
analog computer consisting of a handheld instrument used for rapid calculations; have been replaced by pocket calculators
Type of:
computer, computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system
a machine for performing calculations automatically

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